Minimum Wage: FG, Labour reach agreement on implementation

Whatapp News



By Soji-Eze Fagbemi

ABUJA – There was an indication that the Federal Government and Organised Labour have agreed to a template on the consequential adjustments for the N30,000 new national minimum wage Thursday night with different percentages for each grade level from grade level 07-09.

According to the new template, workers on grade level 07 was agreed at 23.2 per cent; grade level 08 at 20 per cent; grade level 09 at 19 per cent; from grade level 10 –14 at 16 per cent and from grade level 15 – 17 at 14 per cent.

As of the time, of filing this report, the meeting was still on, but there was high hope that both groups have accepted the new template, while they were putting a finishing touch to it. (Nigerian Tribune)

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