Minimum Wage: “You Cannot Impose A Wage Level On States” – El-rufai Tells NLC

Governor Nasir El-rufai of Kaduna state has same the African nation Labour Congress, NLC cannot impose wage level on state governors. El-rufai same this in AN interview on Channels Television’s Roadmap 2019 over the insistence of labour union on N30,000 remuneration across all states. On his position of latest N30,000 remuneration, El-rufai said: “The purpose of presidency is on the far side paying salaries of a few; the aim of presidency should be to speculate within the future. “Some of governors live massive and provides the impression that we’ve enough resources however we have a tendency to don’t. “Why are you raising the remuneration once your property revenues on a monthly basis cannot cowl your salaries and overheads? “You cannot impose on a regime a wage level that exceeds its property revenues. “There could be a have to observe the remuneration, however if you observe the remuneration, you want to conjointly observe the capability to pay. Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari inaugurated a Technical consultive Committee on the implementation of the new National remuneration and reiterated his commitment to its payment. He conjointly declared that staff WHO presently earn N30,000 would even have their salaries reviewed in accordance with the new remuneration. But, Ayuba Wabba, President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) in response same they’ll oppose any move to tamper with licitly earned salaries of staff within the colour of implementing the new remuneration.