Health workers at the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) yesterday embarked on a seven-day warning strike over unpaid arrears of salaries and other demands.

The workers are members of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria (MHWUN).

Vice chairman of the union, Idzi Isua, confirmed to journalists that the union was demanding for the payment of promotion arrears for 2018 and 2019 promotions owed their members.

The Union is also calling on the management of NAFDAC to resume training of its members and the immediate payment of all pending financial claims by their members.

He gave an instance where members of staff procure fans for office, adding that it is not normal and no longer acceptable.

He said the strike will continue till further notice, if their demands are not meant

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