The Judiciary Staff Union JUSUN of Nigeria has announced the suspension of its national strike today Wednesday, June 9 2021. The Union also announced that its offices across the country will resume work back fully on Monday, June 14, 2021.
The union had in April embarked on an indefinite nationwide strike in protest against the denial of the judiciary its constitutionally guaranteed financial autonomy which was also affirmed by a Federal High Court judgment in January 2014.
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Part of the effects of the strike is that suspects who ordinarily should not spend more than 48 hours in custody are being detained indefinitely.
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