Tick, Tock - Time Runs Out for Nigerian Governors on Minimum Wage
December 31, 2019 - the deadline set by labour unions for governors to adhere to the new minimum wage of U.S.$83 announced by President Muhammadu Buhari. Thirteen governors have missed the deadline and are being threatened with action by labour.
State governors, under the umbrella of the Nigeria Governors Forum, have reaffirmed their acceptance to pay U.S.$82 minimum wage to workers in their respective states, but insisted ... Read more »
After days of negotiations, the Nigerian government and the country's labour unions have settled their disagreements over how the new minimum wage law - which was signed by ... Read more »
Nigerian labour movements have been at loggerheads with the government over the delay in the implementation of the new minimum wage adopted earlier this year by the Buhari ... Read more »
The Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress have given the government two weeks to implement the new minimum wage of N30,000 (U.S.$83) or risk nationwide industrial ... Read more »
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