In a communique issued at the end of an extraordinary national executive council meeting which was held at the trauma centre of the National Hospital, Abuja , the president, Dr Muhammad Adamu Askira, said the suspension of the strike was to enable the government implement the agreements reached within the agreed time frame.
While commending the role of the National Assembly in the impasse, particularly the Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, the association said it will review the progress of the intervention, at the July NEC scheduled for July 25-30.
“In view of the genuine intervention of the Hon. Speaker and other key stakeholders, NARD hereby suspends the on-going nationwide indefinite strike action so as to enable government implement the agreements reached within the agreed time frame on or before 14th July 2016.”
“Work will resume from Monday 27th June 2016 at 8:am.