The Nigerians In Diaspora Organisation has said that no fewer than 512 Nigerians misplaced their jobs in 90 days because the United Arab Emirates authorities suspended the issuance and renewal of labor permits to Nigerians.
The group made this recognized, in a save-our-soul name posted on its Facebook web page on Sunday.
According to the NIDO in UAE, there are various Nigerians working within the nation legitimately because it referred to as on the Nigerian authorities to contemplate the plights of those that at the moment are out of jobs and quicken the negotiations it has with the federal government of the UAE.
The publish is titled, “A Need For FG To Strengthen Labour Ties With UAE As Over 512 Nigerians Lost Jobs In 90days.”
It reads, “It is 90 days since United Arab Emirates competent Authority suspended the issuance/renewal of labor permits to Nigerian Nationality on account of lengthy deadlock on Covid-19 flight protocols.
“We want to emphasize that 1000’s of Nigerians are fairly and legitimately working within the UAE and the significance of unemployment relieves to Nigeria Government shouldn’t be undermine.
“Over 512 Nigerians and nonetheless counting are mentioned to have misplaced their jobs, job gives to new workers revoked by employers between July and twenty fourth September, 2021. These embrace each expert professionals and unskilled workers whose salaries ranges from 150 thousand Naira to 1million Naira wage per thirty days.
“We want to commend the Federal Government on their negotiations initiation with the UAE Government and we enchantment the Federal Government to quicken the restoration to normalcy earlier than many voters violates UAE immigration legal guidelines.
“We suggest that there’s want for Nigeria Government to see with causes and pace up negotiations with the UAE Government. There is want for Nigeria Government to strengthen their labour ties and different bilateral relations with UAE Government as there are not any doubts employment alternatives within the UAE.
“We equally perceive that the Nigeria Government is confronted with completely different problems with concern, particularly safety points within the Northeast and fractions within the South. We applaud and commend their efforts in tackling them step by step.
“God bless our leaders! God bless Federal Republic of Nigeria!”
SaharaReporters had reported in June that the UAE authorities suspended the Direct Employment Visa for Nigerians, on account of the rising fee of crimes involving Nigerians within the Middle-East nation.
A month in the past, some Nigerians within the UAE additionally complained of their incapability to resume their labour visas within the nation.
One of the affected Nigerians, who reached out to SaharaReporters, had defined that the ban by the UAE authorities on Nigerian work permits resulted within the lack of jobs of many Nigerians within the nation whereas others had been compelled to return to Nigeria.