The Federal Government Has Approved The Formation Of A New Trade Union For Online Transportation Platforms.

AUTWON applied for registration on April 27, 2021 to cater for self-employed persons in the field of IT-based transportation services.

[ODUNEWS] January 24 – The Nigerian government has given the Amalgamated Union of App-Based Transport Workers of Nigeria a letter of approval (AUATWON).

The Federal Government Has Approved The Formation Of A New Trade Union For Online Transportation Platforms.
The Has Approved The Formation Of A New Trade Union For Online Transportation Platforms.

 

The presentation was made on Tuesday in Abuja by the of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige. All app-based transportation workers and online transportation services, including e-hailing drivers and operators, are represented by the new union.

The registration, according to Ngige, was a watershed moment in labour administration, notably in the trade union services sector. According to the minister, the informal sector, which employs the majority of employees, is being institutionalised around the world.

“Today, we are breaking new ground with folks who employ themselves and, from there, employ others,” he explained.

 

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