25% job cuts: Strike threatens Chevron’s operations in Nigeria

25% job cuts: Strike threatens Chevron's operations in Nigeria

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas and the Petroleum and Natural Gas (NUPENG) Senior Staff Association of Nigeria have directed their members in Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL) to commence a total shutdown of the company’s operations over the sack of Nigerian employees. In a statement jointly signed by Prince Williams Akporeha, the President of NUPENG, and his PENGASSAN counterpart, Mr Festus Osifo, the unions said, “Chevron management was using the COVID-19 pandemic as an excuse to ease out Nigerian workers from the company while it continued to engage…

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