April 17, 2024


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Federal Government Set To Announce New Minimum Wage

The federal government of Nigeria is set to announce the new minimum wage for civil servants, this was made known by George Akume who is the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF). during the flagging off a new presidential initiative for women’s empowerment at an event, which was felicitating the annual March 8 International Women’s Day (IWD) in Abuja.

Going further he applauded the efforts of the Ministry of Women’s Affairs and Social Development in promoting gender equality in the country.

In his words he said;

“Ours is a complex federation, where the three tiers of government all have access to federation account and so we if we work together, we can do more for our people,” he said.

“Things will begin to change as more compressed natural gas (CNG) buses make their way to the country and as we prepare for a new minimum wage.”