Gov. Ganduje Rules Out Out-Of-Court Settlement With Non-Health Workers On Salary Cut

Kano state governor, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has announced that his administration would not opt for negotiated settlement with non-medical workers, who dragged the government before a court, regarding the slashing of their salaries.   He argued that since it was not the state government that instituted legal proceedings against the purportedly aggrieved workers, it……

How To Identify Stingy, Heartless Men – Nollywood Actor

Uche Maduagwu, a self acclaimed Nollywood actor who was recently engaged in a public spat with On-Air Personality, Freeze has hinted ladies on how to identify responsible men. The controversial character who was slammed by American Singer, John Legend’s wife, Chrissy Tiegen took to his social media page to advise men to buy their women……

Buhari To Governors: Make Payment Of Worker’s Salary A Priority

…Directs CBN, Finance Ministry On Refunds To State Government President Buhari Urges Governors On Payment Of Workers Salary GARBA SHEHU, Abuja; President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun and the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, to act appropriately and with dispatch in releasing the second tranche…

Kano State Govt. establishes salaries and wages directorate

The Kano State Government has established Salary and Wages Directorate to ensure transparency and accountability in the management of public funds. This is contained in a statement signed by Mustapha Fagge, the Public Relations Officer in the office of the state Head of Service, and made available to newsmen in Kano on Wednesday. According to……

Ooni appeals to state governments over workers’ unpaid salaries

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has decried state governments owing workers salaries running to several months , saying that it was not a good idea. Ogunwusi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) when some management staff paid him a courtesy visit in Ile Ife, Osun. The monarch urged the affected……

Niger Govt. to investigate 12 LG’s over N4.4bn delayed workers salaries

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger on Thursday inaugurated a fact-finding committee to investigate the reasons local government authorities in the state has yet to pay workers’ salary arrears despite receipt of N4.4 billion for the purpose. Alhaji Haliru Jikantro, the state’s Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen after……

Senate to confront FG over non payment of judges’ 4 months salaries

The Senate, on Tuesday, frowned at the alleged refusal by the Federal Government to pay some Federal Judges their four-month salary arrears. Accordingly, two committees, Finance and Judiciary, have been mandated to investigate the claims and ensure that the salary arrears are paid promptly. The two committees are also expected to report back next Tuesday…

Kano pledges prompt payment of workers’ salaries

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje The Kano State Government on Tuesday pledged to ensure prompt payment of workers salaries in spite of the current economic recession in the country. The State Accountant-General, Hajiya A’isha Bello, made the pledge at a Town Hall meeting organised by the State Ministry of Finance in Danbatta town. Bello said…

President Buhari Requests States To Pay Workers From Debt-Service Refunds

                   Muhammadu Buhari                     Nigeria’s President President Muhammadu Buhari has requested Governors to pay at least 25 percent of the refunds made to them from excess deductions for external debt service, to be used to settle outstanding workers’ entitlements. The President approved the sum of N552.74 billion to be paid in batches to all the states…