Members of the Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), on Tuesday, shut down the Federal High Court, Ibadan, Oyo State.
They locked all entrances into the Court premises and prevented all entries as they enforce an indefinite strike which started today (Tuesday)
JUSUN had on Thursday declared an indefinite nationwide strike over its demand for financial autonomy for the judiciary.
The union had at its national executive meeting in Abuja on March 13, 2021, issued a 21-day ultimatum to the government.
In a circular dated April 1, 2021, the union had told its members to shut down courts across the country from Tuesday, April 6.
Placards displaying words like “Injustice in the temple of Justice”, “Democracy allows separation of Power” and more are pasted on the Court’s gates.