The National Union of Air Transport Employees and the Air Transport Providers Senior Employees Affiliation of Nigeria have threatened to down instruments by January 2, if the demand for promotion of their members within the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority is just not met.
The unions, on Sunday, mentioned the NCAA had been taking them with no consideration over the welfare of their members.
The Chairman, Joint Motion Committee, NCAA and Chairman of NUATE, NCAA department, Fortunate Izebhokun, mentioned the system within the company had discouraged employees who would come out to protest on the mentioned date.
In response to him, the administration has relegated the workers of NCAA a lot in order that they are going to be using and transferring individuals from different organisations to move some senior workers within the company.
He mentioned, “We’ve got had points with individuals being transferred from the Nigerian Airspace Administration Company particularly, as a result of there is no such thing as a promotion in NCAA, and you will notice them bossing the individuals in NCAA, we’ve got informed the administration that we will now not settle for that.
“We wrote and informed the administration and gave them three weeks; there will probably be critical points. We’re speaking about promotion from stage 14 to 15 and 16 that’s the senior administration cadre.”
Izebhokun acknowledged that if the union did not curtail the excesses of the company, it might unfold.
The Chairman of ATSSSAN, NCAA department, Ayodele Sofolayan, acknowledged that the problem of promotion within the company had already generated a number of nervousness amongst its employees.
He added, “We’ve got been on this subject for the previous 12 months and we’ve got not seen any good end result. We’ve got given the administration of the NCAA an ultimatum to both get this promotion accomplished or we declare a state of emergency.
“We’ve got mentioned with lots of people about what we’re going to do; we’ve got to pressure the administration to conduct promotion examination with out the organogram. The organogram is lengthy overdue, so we can’t proceed to attend.”
The Normal Supervisor, Public Relations, NCAA, Sam Adurugboye, mentioned the company and the union would attain a compromise, including that the NCAA had been identified for industrial concord.