Labour Strike and the Reality of Deregulation in Nigeria

I don’t think tomorrow’s speculated industrial action organized by Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) is a good development for Nigeria. It’s undisputed, the economy is biting hard and the recent removal of oil subsidy would make it even harder. But, a standoff against a decision that, given the current effect of global economic meltdown, appears almost irreversible, doesn’t seem to me having both feet on the ground for NLC and Nigerians. Continue reading