Jubilation as Yobe pays new salary
From Sani Gazas Chinade, Damaturu
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has fulfilled his promise of commencing the payment of N30, 000 minimum wage across the state effective January, 2020.
Some civil servants in the State, Mukhtar Muhammad and FatsumaKadiriDanja told our reporter that they got their salary alerts on earlier
hours Friday 24th January, 2020.
They thanked the governor for keeping to his promise and did not give room for negotiations to facilitate early payment of thenew minimum wage.
The Triumph reports that workers on grade levels 01 to 06 got at least N12, 000 increment while those on grade levels 07 to 14 got about N7, 000 respectively.
With this development, the State Government has joined the rest of the states that have earlier commenced the implementation of the N30. 000 new minimum wage.