Lagos Approves New Minimum Wage

In News 2019-11-27 15:49:17
Lagos Approves New Minimum Wage
Lagos Approves New Minimum Wage

By Ufuoma Egbamuno

 

Workers in Lagos State can now start celebrating as the government has approved the implementation of new minimum wage structure.

 

A statement signed by the Head of Service Hakeem Muri-Okuonla says it is part of Giovernor Babajide Sanwa-Olu’s plan to “improve the welfare and wellbeing of Public Servants in the state.”

 

The breakdown by the government shows that workers on Grade Level 07 will get 30% increase; Level 08-10 will get 25%; Level 12-14 is expected to get 22.5%; and Level 15-17 will get 20%.

 

The implementation of the New Minimum Wage is expected to take effect from November 1st 2019.