The Delta nation authorities has reached a settlement with the organised labour on the brand new countrywide minimal salary of N30,000 for employees inside the state.
The Secretary to the state government (SSG), Mr Chiedu Ebie, who is the Chairman of the Negotiation Committee disclosed this on Friday after signing the minimal salary documents on behalf of the nation authorities.
Ebie stated the implementation of the minimal salary might begin from November 1, 2019.
He brought that the state authorities could commence charge from January and pay the arrears of the new minimum salary with the January and February salaries.
The SSG gave an warranty that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa could maintain to prioritise the welfare of people inside the country.
In line with him, the governor is obsessed with employees’ wellness and enjoins the state group of workers to reciprocate the government gesture through redoubling their commitment to their duties.
Ebie thanked both the authorities and the labour teams for his or her resilience in making the outcome of the negotiations fruitful.
In his reaction, the Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress in Delta, Goodluck Ofobruku, commended the nation authorities for its transparency towards the smooth conclusion of the negotiation exercise.