The Federal Government has rescheduled the meeting with the Nigeria Labour Congress and Trade Union Congress to discuss the economy to Tuesday .
The parley will hold at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa , Abuja .
Deputy Director , Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, Charles Akpan , announced the new date in a text message on Saturday .
It read , “ The meeting has been rescheduled to Tuesday , September 15 at 10 am . Venue is Banquet Hall of the Presdential Villa . This is to accommodate all participants . ”
The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige , had announced on Friday that a government team would meet with the NLC and TUC , as well as other civil society groups , to discuss the hike in electricity tariff and petrol pump price on Saturday .
Ngige stated that the meeting would provide the government an opportunity to explain to Nigerians the reason for the decision .