NEW MINIMUM WAGE: FG holds c’ttee meeting today as Labour insists on May 31 deadline

The Federal Government has summoned a meeting of a 37-member Tripartite Committee on the New National Minimum Wage (NNMW) for today in a major effort to beat the May 31, 2024 deadline of the organised labour.

President Bola Tinubu, through the Vice President, Kashim Shettima, on January 30, 2024 inaugurated the 37-member tripartite committee to come up with a new minimum wage.

The committee is chaired by the former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Goni Aji.