Chris Ngige minister for Labour and Employment , has revealed plans to enroll members of the Newspaper Vendors Association of Nigeria into the N-Power new enrollment programme.
It was made known to them , when Desmond Obiagwu chairman of the Federal Secretariat branch of the association with the members, paid him a courtesy visit.
He expressed government’s desire to encourage them in their efforts, thereby commended them for being good citizens by choosing to earn a decent living through newspaper vending, instead of engaging in criminal activities. stating that government would enroll some of their members into the N-Power programme.
The vendors are also helping government through their work
Your association has helped the labour ministry because newspaper marketing is part of information dissemination.
“Through your activity, we get information on brewing labour unrest, and try to nip them in the bud through conciliatory meetings