In respect to today workers day celebration, the senator elect, Abia North Senatorial District, Orji Kalu took time out to commend the Nigerian Labour Congress for their contribution towards the development of Nigeria.
The former Governor of Abia State stated this in a statement released on Wednesday through his media office.
The Senator elect who described Nigerian workers as hardworking, patriotic and productive, called on the Federal Government to see to the welfare of workers so as to increase their productivity.
He took time out to challenge workers to develop their skills, because the world experience at all time.
“As we mark this year’s labour day, the Nigerian workers deserve to be acknowledged, celebrated and appreciated for their efforts in building a prosperous nation.”
“The labour force in Nigeria is a key component of the country and as such must be supported to promote sustainable growth and development.”
“Nigeria cannot be prosperous if the workers are not carried along in governance and other endeavours.”
“Government must implement policies that will guarantee welfare of workers.”
“As we live in a dynamic world, the capacity of workers must be continually built. Knowledge is key for growth and sustainable development.”
“The right people with the right skills are needed for a productive economy.”