Minimum Wage: SGF Inaugurates Committee To Adjust Salaries


The secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha Tuesday inaugurated a   committee to negotiate the consequential adjustment in salaries arising from the approved new national minimum wage.

Speaking during the inauguration in his office, the SGF recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari  from his first day in office in 2015, expressed deep interest in the welfare of workers and believes that if the government is to succeed in its fight against corruption, the Nigerian workers must be adequately remunerated.

According to him, it is in fulfillment of Mr. President’s commitment to issues concerning the welfare of Nigerian workers that he inaugurated the Tripartite Committee on National Minimum Wage on 27th November, 2017.

He noted that the President at the inauguration of that committee acknowledged that the Nigerian Worker, like his counterparts all over the world, remain vital to the growth and development of modern nations and underscored the need to ensure a…

Source: Leadership Newspaper