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Minimum Wage: We Want Workers To Boost Productivity, Not Down Tool Says Fayemi.

Oct 21, 2019 Hit: 21 Written by 
Minimum Wage: We Want Workers To Boost Productivity, Not Down Tool Says Fayemi.

The chairman of the Nigerian governor's forum (NGF) and Ekiti state governor, Mr Kayode Fayemi, says Nigerian governors do not want workers to down tool on the issue of the minimum wage.

Fayemi who made this known while speaking with journalists yesterday said the 30 thousand naira new minimum wage recently signed by President Muhammadu Buhari should rather be an incentive that will boost the productivity of Nigerian workers.

The governor, however, noted that it was on the basis of this that the NGF collectively agreed to increase the salaries of workers in their domain.

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