18 February 2021 By James Itodo
A Bill for an act to provide for the Prohibition of Casualization of workers in Public and private sectors passed second reading in the Senate.
Sponsored by Senator Ayo Akinyelure representing Ondo Central the bill seeks to save vulnerable Nigerians from unfair labour practices and make it an offence.
The Lawmakers in their contributions stressed the need for casualisation of workers to be abolished describing it as slavery of workers.
In a remark , President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan said there was need to strike a balance between providing Employment for the Youths and ensuring that there’s no discrimination.