Workers Salary In Nigeria Latest News
Governor Udom Emmanuel gave the directive that all workers and pensioners in Akwa Ibom should receive their salary before Wednesday, December 25, so that they will have money to celebrate the Christmas with their families.
Speaking with journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, December 18 after their meeting, Governors Forum chairman Dr Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti said the financial capabilities of the states varied.
As workers across the country press for payment of the new minimum wage, some legislative aides to federal lawmakers have staged a peaceful protest to demand payment of backlog of salaries they are being owed.
The president of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) Ayuba Wabba, has said that civil servants in the country have a lot to be grateful to President Muhammadu Buhari for.
Governor Emeka Ihedioha has directed the Imo state accountant general to commence immediately the payment of December salaries to civil servants in the state and their counterparts at the local government level.
The minister of state for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo has disclosed that there will be an immediate review of all labour laws in Nigeria. Keyamo made the disclosure on Tuesday, December 10.