Eko Electricity Distribution Company, Eko DISCO, has sacked no fewer than 300 workers creating fear among the staff of the company.
Mostly affected were engineering, marketing, accounts, human resource, security, medical, records, cleaning and driving departments.
However, the management said it only sacked 272 staff. The sacked workers, investigation revealed, having worked with the new company following the privatization of the electricity two years ago, were expecting confirmation letters only to be served termination letters.
One of the affected workers told Vanguard that no fewer than 300 of them were affected after working as contract and casual staff for about two years. Read more