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13 Jan 2020 | 08:11 AM UTC

Côte d’Ivoire: Nationwide strikes planned for January 23-31

Unions to organize public sector strike January 23-31; related gatherings possible



At least 19 public sector unions have called for nationwide strikes to be held between Thursday, January 23, and Friday, January 31. According to the Action Movement Against the Social Injustice (MACGI), the strike intends to block access to public administration services across the country to claim financial and social allowances. Related disruptions to administrative services are expected on the above mentioned dates. Related gatherings cannot be ruled out.


Individuals in Côte d'Ivoire are advised to monitor developments to the situation, anticipate disruptions to administrative services, and avoid all potential related gatherings.