News reaching us just now confirms that The National Council of State has just approved the New National Minimum Wage of #27,000 for all workers.
The approval was made at the ongoing council meeting held in the capital Abuja. In attendance at the council meeting which was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari were eminent Nigerians like the former interim National head of Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan, former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, and former military head of state Abdulsalami Abubakar.
Likewise, Vice President Prof. Yemi Oshibajo was at the council meeting with Senate President Bukola Saraki and former Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) Justice Mohammed Uwais.
More news coming…