NLC commends Governor Dapo Abiodun for workers’ welfare
The National labour congress (NLC), Ogun State chapter has commended Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, for attaching much importance to the welfare of workers in the state.
The State’s chairman, Comrade Emmanuel Bankole, gave this appraisal during the 16th Annual General Meeting of the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) of Educational and Associated Institutions, Schools and Colleges Branch, Ogun State chapter, held at Lisabi Grammar School, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta.
While thanking the Governor for the approval of the 30,500 naira minimum wage which will be effective this March, Comrade Bankole appealed for attention to the issues relating to workers’ pension, gratuity, promotion and deductions from salaries.
The Ogun State Head of Service, Amope Chokor, who was represented by Mr. Zachaeus Adeyemi, commended the mature attitude displayed by the leadership of the Ogun NLC leadership during the negotiation for the new minimum wage.