Senate Committee Approves N30k As New Minimum Wage, N75k For Non-Compliance


The senate has agreed on the 30,000 as minimum wage and 75,000 as penalty for non-compliance.

The senate committee met yesterday to approve this.

The new development was confirmed by senator Shehu Sani, who took to his twitter handle to announce this.

Senate Committee?approves?30k as new minimum wage and 75k as penalty for non compliance - Shehu Sani

The Committee which is chaired by the Deputy Chief Whip of the Senate, Senator Francis Alimikhena, All Progressives Congress, APC, Edo North, met yesterday at Senate Room 431 New Building has concurred with the members of the House of Representatives that had earlier recommended a wage of N30,000 that was later adopted by the lower chamber.

According to Senator Shehu Sani, in a recent Tweet, the senate Committee on New National Minimum wage met yesterday and approved the new national minimum wage bill;30k as minimum wage and 75k as penalty for non compliance. He wrote;