The Labour union in Akure organised a meeting yesterday and one of the issues discussed covers how the Federal Government would implement the Minimum wage of N30 000 and as well debunk the fact that the approved minimum wage to be a scam, NIGERIA NEWS reports.
Comrade Bobboi Kaigama who is the President-General of the Trade Union Congress, TUC, at the Triennial Delegates’ Conference was quoted saying that the “labour unions and their leaders were not sleeping.”
At the meeting, several officials were given a post. The officials given post are Comrade Helen Odofin (Chairman); Clement Fatuase (Vice Chairman); Dayo Adebiyi (State Secretary); Tope Akinsola (Asst Sec); Soladoye Ekundayo (Ex-officio); Femi Owolabi (PRO); Olusegun Akinbolasere (Internal Auditor); Makinde Ayesoro (Chairman, TUC Women’s wing) and Mrs. Kazeem (Secretary, women’s wing); Taimiyu Olufemi (Treasurer); and Ikechukwu Nneke (Fin Sec);
The new officials were sworn in and the Secretary-General of TUC, Musa Lawal speaks on behalf Kaigama stating that the committee to make the new salary payment be payable is set up and the report should be ready by next week for submission.
The statement reads as follows:
“We are following developments at the committee to ensure workers were not shortchanged with new minimum wage table.
“We are not sleeping, the battle for the minimum wage is very straight and we are not sleeping on it.
“What we are currently doing is to create a template and that is why we are trying to appeal to those that are receiving more than N30, 000, it is not something you do by magic, it’s technical and that is why we (government and labour) set-up (Presidential) technical committee to look into the matter.
“We don’t believe government can scam the workers because I believe in the welfare of everybody and I don’t have doubt in President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration either to scam or not.
“The welfare of workers must be taken care of. Nigerian workers have suffered a lot; they need to be encouraged. The government needs to do something on it quickly.”
Breaking: Gorilla Swallows N6.8 Million At Kano Zoological Garden
The Governor of Kano, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje instruct with the immediate effect, the State Anti-Corruption Commission to query the issue of the alleged missing of the sum of 6.8 million naira made by the Zoological Garden in the state. It was proclaimed that Gorilla swallows the whole sum, NIGERIA NEWS reports.
According to the report gathered, the missing money was proclaimed to have been swallowed by the Gorilla in the zoo and in reaction to that Governor, Ganduje ordered the anti-corruption agency in the state to dig into the matter with immediate effect.
The Zoo generated the money from the gate fees collected from the visitors of the garden.
Juventus Declares Maurizio Sarri As The New Manager Today 16th June 2019
Maurizio Sarri will now be regarded as ex Chelsea coach as he is being declared as the new Juventus manager today, 16th of June, 2019. He has been linked to being moving to Juventus since the end of 2018/2019 season and rightly he is finally and currently Juve coach, NIGERIA NEWS reports.
The 60-year-old Italian lineage moved from Napoli to join Chelsea on 14th July 2018 succeeding Antonio Conte who was sacked a day before he was signed.
Juventus declares Maurizio Sarri as the new manager today 16th June 2019
He won the 2019 UEFA Europa League cup final against Arsenal in a 4-1 result, making him secure his first season cup. He also secures the third position on the English Premier League table and enables the blues to qualify for the 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League.
Maurizio Sarri was signed on a three-year contract to replace the former coach Massimiliano Allegri who has completed 5-year contract last season.
The Juventus have won the last eight Serie A title and also thrive in Champions league last season but eventually drop at the quarter-final by Ajax.
With Christiano Ronaldo in Juventus, Sarri should be able to manage the ex Madrid player with his style of play and also be able to thrive to the final stage of the UEFA Champions League coming season.
Do you know that Hazard also left at the end of this season from Chelsea to Real Madrid? His manager also left to Juventus. And Chelsea is still on the verge of considering Frank Lampard from Derby County to be the blues new manager, his former club.
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