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Battle For Implementation Of New Minimum Wage Moves To State.

Oct 21, 2019 Hit: 106 Written by 
Battle For Implementation Of New Minimum Wage Moves To State.

Following the consequential adjustment of the 30 thousand naira new minimum wage negotiations with the federal government, the organized labour says it has begun warming up for a fresh battle with state governors over when they would begin to pay minimum wage to their workers.

While some labor leaders are optimistic that their governors would pay the minimum wage, others are not sure about the amount to be paid and when the payment would take off.

Although the organized labor and the federal government had earlier reached an agreement on October 31 as take-off date for workers to receive the minimum wage and the arrears but investigations showed that there had been no effective date so far for the implementation of the pay policy in the 36 states of the federation.

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