First Bank to sack 1,000 staff  


The National Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institutions Employees (NUBIFIE) said plans are underway in First Bank Plc to sack 1,000 staff.

The labour union which said of its resolve to make the sack impossible in an interview the president of the association, Anthony Abakpa granted The Sun.

“We got the information this morning that First Bank Nigeria is going to distribute letters to over 1000 members of the workforce today without negotiating with the union

“We believe in dialogue and collective bargaining agreement. Any action alien to labour law will be unacceptable because we will not support plans that are not in the interest of workers,” the paper quoted Abakpa as saying.

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