The governors of the 36 states of Nigeria have finally reached an agreement to pay N22,500 as the new minimum wage to workers.
The new minimum wage was agreed upon after a three-hour meeting all the governors under the umbrella of Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) had in Abuja today Tuesday October 30th.
The minimum wage is currently N18,500. The Nigerian Labour Congress is however demanding that the Minimum wage be increased to N30,000.
More details coming later!