Human Rights Commission explains non-payment of new minimum wage, allowance


The Management team of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has advised the staff Union of the Commission not to embark on the proposed industrial action scheduled to commence on July 16, 2020 over the unpaid new minimum wage and investigations allowances.

The Executive Secretary of the Commission, Tony Ojukwu, who disclosed this in a statement over the weekend called on the members of staff of the Commission to reject the temptation to embark on strike saying that the Commission was making frantic efforts to persuade the federal government to release funds to pay the minimum wage arrears and investigations allowances.

Ojukwu further said the situation is similar with other sister…

Source: Nigerian Tribune