Gotel Communications, a media outfit owned by Nigeria’s former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, have sacked 46 of the staff working for the organisation.
The firm is a television and radio broadcasting company transmitting from the home state of the former presidential candidate in Yola, the Adamawa State capital.
The affected staff were handed their respective sack letters on Friday, being Workers Day. It was signed by the General Manager, Mohammed El-Yakub.
“Consequently, please be informed that your entitlements including stipend lieu of the notice will be computed and posted into your account with immediate effect.”
Recall that some expatriate workers had earlier accused Gotel of breaching the terms of their contracts and failing to pay them several months of salaries and entitlements. READ The expatriates threatened to sue the company for breaching their contract terms.