The Gombe State Governor, Alh Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya has approved the payment of N30,000 as workers minimum wage in the state.
In a post on his Facebook page on Wednesday he said ” Following a series of negotiations with the organised labour, I have approved the implementation of the 30,000 Naira minimum wage.
The new minimum wage will affect both State and Local Government workers and will take effect retroactively from January 2020”.
The Governor has commended the negotiating team led by his Deputy Dr . Mennasa Jatau.
” My special thanks to our negotiating team led by the Deputy Governor.
Our administration is committed to the welfare of our workers while demanding commensurate improvement in productivity. Congratulations to all as we get set for the better days ahead”