Atiku, Obi Praise Nigerian Workers’ Dedication on May Day

Atiku, Obi Praise Nigerian Workers’ Dedication on May Day



As workers around the globe commemorated International Workers’ Day, also known as May Day, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2023 election, Atiku Abubakar, and Labour Party’s Peter Obi, showered praises on Nigerian workers for their dedication and resilience.

In separate messages, both leaders acknowledged the significant contributions of Nigerian workers to the nation’s growth while recognizing the challenges they face in receiving adequate rewards for their efforts.

Atiku Abubakar lamented the dire state of Nigerian workers, citing ongoing economic hardships and the lack of tangible improvements in their living conditions.

He criticized the current administration’s handling of issues such as fuel subsidy removal and tariff increases, which have exacerbated the challenges faced by workers.

Atiku called for the government to prioritize workers’ concerns and ensure their safety and health at work.

On the other hand, Peter Obi commended Nigerian workers for their unwavering commitment to nation-building despite adversities.

He highlighted the importance of workers’ contributions to the economy and urged solidarity in championing their cause and advocating for their rights.

Obi emphasized the need to celebrate workers’ achievements and collective resilience, reaffirming the commitment to building a better Nigeria for future generations.

Both leaders expressed gratitude to Nigerian workers for their dedication, patriotism, and sacrifice, recognizing their role as the cornerstone of the nation’s prosperity.

They called for unity, justice, and equality, emphasizing the importance of collective efforts in achieving national development goals.

As May Day celebrations concluded, the messages from Atiku Abubakar and Peter Obi serve as a reminder of the invaluable contributions of Nigerian workers and the need for continuous support and recognition of their efforts.

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