Tuesday 20 March 2018

Nigeria: Aero Sacks 1000 Workers 'Temporarily'

Nigeria: Aero Sacks 1000 Workers 'Temporarily'
(Daily Trust 03/17/17)
Nigeria: Aero Sacks 1000 Workers 'Temporarily'

Lagos — 60 per cent of workforce of the distressed Aero Contractors may have been shown the way out following dwindling operations by the airline which is the oldest in the country.

The workers who are over 1000 according to Daily Trust findings were issued letters of redundancy this week in a step to reduce operational cost.

It would be recalled that the airline established in 1959, resumed operations in December 21 2016 after about four months of self-imposed closure to enable its reposition.

However, the airline resumed operations 10 days to the New Year flying to four locations including Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Warri, Delta State using its Boeing 737-400/500 and the Dash8-Q400. Over 10 of its aircraft are currently grounded at the airport.

The airline said in a statement yesterday that it had been grappling with huge and unrealistic personnel cost as well as other operational challenges worsened by lack of enough aircraft to keep all the workers meaningfully engaged.

According to it, the issuance of redundancy letter "is a business decision that will ensure Aero's survival". The airline said it had communicated the decision to the unions.

However, General Secretary of National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE), Comrade Olayinka Abioye told Daily Trust he is not aware of the development, saying there would be crisis because there are principles to be met in declaring any worker redundant.

The airline however said its new CEO, Capt. Ado Sanusi, and his management team "have also ensured that the affected workers will be able to access their full gratuity as well as a part of their pension just to immediately cushion the effect of the development".

"They also stand a chance of being recalled as soon as Aero increases the number of aircraft in its fleet in the near future", it said.

The statement however clarified that those in Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) and other essential staff in critical departments will not be affected by the development.

By Abdullateef Aliyu

high school science research paper topics

dissertation question examples expense reporting research paper abstract format phd thesis acknowledgement google job opportunities work from home work from home london ontario how to write a police report sample assignment template for teachers ! I need a paper written high school science research paper topics work at home chat agent work from home agencies how to write a essay outline rogerian essay topics psychological reports assign roles cigna work at home jobs !

homework organizer template

research paper for science fair sample history of paper mlk writing paper rock report affordable dissertation compare contrast thesis examples do not call list report what is a thesis in writing ? Ollies sales paper homework organizer template how to write an effective thesis statement best acknowledgement for thesis uk dissertation help process analysis example essay write my college paper teaching assignments paper market ?

marketing essay

how to fold a paper airplane topics for research paper in economics need part time work from home annamalai university mba assignments jenkins report work from home washington state counter argument essay example Essay for me marketing essay mad river glen snow report multiple worksite report editorial essay examples my fair lady essay fly paper topics for a psychology research paper

expository essay structure

daily commitment report by date peoria county measure for measure essay college writing book virtual office work from home research paper on online shopping good attention getters for essays . Paper coffee filters expository essay structure 2 page research paper bio lab report ib bio lab report empty toilet paper roll rock paper scissors norman .

Facebook comments