We Are Preparing To Announce New Minimum Wage – FG


Mar 8, 2024

The Federal Government has said there are preparations by President Bola Tinubu to announce a new minimum wage for civil servants.

This was revealed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), George Akume, who made this known in Abuja on Thursday while flagging off a new presidential initiative for women’s empowerment.

Akume, who represented President Tinubu at the event, said things would begin to change as more Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) buses make their way to the country.
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He said: “Ours is a complex federation, where the three tiers of government all have access to federation accounts and so if we work together, we can do more for our people.
“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.”
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ADULAWO News recall that the Tinubu administration reached some agreements with organised labour in 2023 to suspend the nationwide strike.

The agreement included the provision of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicles as substitutes for petrol-powered vehicles, the cash transfer programme and an increment of the minimum wage.

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