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NLC asks Turkish Airline, Air Peace, Bristow to reinstate sacked workers in two weeks or face action

  Posted by Sade Williams    The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), on Friday, asked the management of Turkish Airline, Air Peace and Bristow Helicopters to reinstate sacked workers in two weeks or the entire Nigeria workforce would be mobilsed into the premises of the companies to press home their needs.   The NLC in a statement signed by its chairman, ...

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NAAPE suspends picketing of Bristow after Sirika’s intervention

    Posted by Sade Williams   The National Association Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE) has suspended its picketing of Bristow Helicopters.   This is coming after the Minister of Aviation,  Hadi Sirika intervened in the matter that led to the picketing.   The NAAPE in a statement also said it will hold a meeting at the Federal Ministry of ...

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Pilots, engineers give airlines two-week ultimatum to recall sacked workers or face action

      Posted by Sade Williams    Pilots and Engineers, under the auspices of the National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), have issued two-week ultimatum to Air Peace and Bristow Helicopters to recall their sacked colleagues or they would have their operations grounded.   The workers stated this at a press conference on Wednesday, saying that  the ...

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Bristow fires over 100 pilots, engineers

    Posted by Sade Williams    Bristow Helicopters has, amid protest by aviation union, sacked over 100 pilots and engineers, citing Covid-19 impact and downturn in oil and gas business.   The National Association of Aircraft Pilots and Engineers (NAAPE), had since Monday, began industrial action at the company over pay issues, among others.   While the union accused ...

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