Gov. Uzodinma begins payment of N30,000 to Imo workers
Imo state Governor Hope Uzodinma on Thursday ordered the implementation of the new N30,000 minimum wage to workers of the state government, a government statement said.
A statement by his Spokesman, Oguwike Nwachuku also said “consequential adjustments on other levels will be implemented as soon as the ongoing Government-Labour negotiations are concluded.”
Read the full statement below:
GOVERNMENT OF IMO STATE
The Imo State Government led by Governor Hope Uzodinma has approved immediate implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage in the State Public Service for the least paid worker on Grade level 1 Step 1.
Consequential adjustments on other levels will be implemented as soon as the ongoing Government-Labour negotiations are concluded.
It would be recalled that at a recent meeting Governor Uzodinma had with labour leaders in the State, he promised that he will pay the N30,000 minimum wage if all the negotiations with them are concluded.
Chief Press Secretary/ Media Adviser (Gov.)