Others were, Dr. A.B. Akintola President, Senior Staff Association of Universities Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes And Associated Institutions, SSAUTHRIAI and Dr.Ezekiel Popoola, General Secretary, Dr. O. Ogbonna, President, Nigerian Union of Alied, Health Professionals, NUAHP, the General Secretary, Martin Egbanubi, Hassan Makolo, National President, Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational & Associated Institutions, NASU, and Comrade Peters Adeyemi, General Secretary, NASU, … [Read more...] about [Updated] Health Workers commence strike Monday
Workers sanitation strike
“During the ongoing pandemic, I have received only one pair of gloves, made up of cheap material. I take it back home every day. Sometimes, my kids touch it, and my wife washes my gloves. Thus, my job entails putting my entire family at risk,” he said. … [Read more...] about Little protection for sanitation workers during COVID-19 pandemic, finds survey
“It’s likely that we would have no litter basket service and that we’d probably only be able to collect refuse once a week for those who get it twice now, and twice a week for those who get it three times, which just means more garbage everywhere. And I think that is not healthy or safe for the city,” Garcia told Kramer. … [Read more...] about Kathryn Garcia Stepping Down As NYC Sanitation Commissioner; Could Run For Mayor Be Next On To-Do List?
Apart from Bihar, other States that have been seen a rush of migrant workers returning are Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha and Rajasthan. The Chief Ministers of these States and the Union Ministers of the Ministries concerned will also take part at the launch of the scheme. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus lockdown | Centre lays out ₹50,000 crore public work scheme for migrant workers
Garbage will have to be lifted twice or thrice a day depending on the intensity of the activity on the stretches concerned, leaving no scope for littering of the streets. The agencies will be responsible for garbage lifting even from residential establishments on the identified stretches. … [Read more...] about Sanitation on commercial stretches to be privatised