In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 28th, August, 2020

HND Holders Protest, Threaten Industrial Motion Over Discrimination

HND Holders Protest, Threaten Industrial Action Over Discrimination

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A coalition of holders of Larger Nationwide Diploma are threatening to embark on industrial motion if authorities fails to implement a white paper detailing the elimination of dichotomy on their profession development in public service in 4 weeks.


In response to DailyTrust, the coalition, comprising public servants, unions and college students amongst others, says it is going to occupy the workplace of the Head of Service of the Federation, if its calls for aren’t met in 4 weeks.

“We’re going to occupy that workplace till they do the needful as a result of we won’t proceed to maintain quiet and issues will proceed to go unsuitable,” Chris Isiquzo Ikechukwu, president of Nigerian Union of Journalists and a Customer of Worldwide Institute of Journalists, instructed a press briefing in Abuja on Thursday.


He mentioned having one team of workers having fun with their promotion in service and one other group sluggish, “is unacceptable to us.”

“We’re not going to take this mendacity low; we’re going to mobilize our college students and members throughout Nigeria.”

The white paper has been practically 14 years ready to be applied, mentioned president of Larger Nationwide Diploma Holders Affiliation of Nigeria (HNDHAN) Sabastine Onyemaobi


He added the wait continues to reveal HND graduates to discrimination, stigmatization and undue stagnation.


He mentioned HND holders don’t progress above stage 14 moderately they’re confronted with demotion in instances the place they attempt to rise above that, after buying PGD and Masters as required by the regulation.

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He demanded that the HND certificates holders from accredited NBTE be acknowledged as accredited by the white paper to progress to larger grades as much as stage 17.


Whereas noting that their members have gotten restive and so they might not be capable of include their agitation, he mentioned promotion and development in profession if free and extremely aggressive and that HND holders must be given a stage enjoying floor.


The coalition, nevertheless, appealed to the president to take this severely and name the HoS to order as a result of something that impacts a selected set of presidency impacts your entire system.

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