Globacom has saluted Nigerian workers for their uncommon industry, abiding resilience and unimpeachable patriotism.
Also, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Muhammad Jibrin Barde, has commended Gombe State workers and the entire Nigerian workforce as they celebrate Labour Day.
The commendations were contained in statements on the occasion of the International Workers Day.The total telecommunications solution provider observed that Nigerian workers were the best in the world, describing them as pivotal to the sustenance of the country’s economy.
The company urged the workers to continue to give their best towards building a strong work culture that will produce world-class products and services.Barde, a former bank chief, said that workers deserved to be celebrated because they play pivotal roles in the smooth running of not only the civil service that ensure government at all levels function well but the private sector too whose contributions to the state and national economy cannot be over-emphasized.
He commended their commitment and efforts in spite of many challenges they face, ranging from what he called “salary issues to poor working condition defined by paucity of infrastructure.”
He advised them to also take the opportunity of the celebration to reflect on how they can better their lots in the next administration by making good use of their voter cards in electing a labour-friendly governor as against what they are experiencing now under the Peoples Democratic Party led administration in the state.
Barde urged state governors to always take the welfare of workers at heart by prompt payment of salaries and by treating pensioners with care and love. He assured the people that if elected, he would ensure prompt payment of their salaries and other allowances.