The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Archbishop Daniel Okoh, has called on the government and employers to ensure that workers are treated with dignity and respect, and to provide them with favourable working conditions.
Archbishop Okoh made the call in a signed statement on Monday, where he stated the commitment of CAN to promoting the welfare and well-being of Nigerian workers.
He commended Nigerian workers for their hard work and sacrifices despite the challenges in the country, and urged them to continue to approach their duties with diligence, hard work, and excellence.
The statement read, “The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) extends warm greetings to all Nigerian workers on this year’s May Day celebration. As we commemorate this day, we recognize the invaluable contributions of Nigerian workers to the growth and development of our great nation.
“We commend the resilience, dedication, and hard work of Nigerian workers, who have continued to drive the economy forward despite the numerous challenges facing the nation. We recognize the sacrifices they make daily to ensure that their families and the nation at large have a better future.