Minimum Wage: Buhari did not Agree on N30,000

Posted on 8th November, 2019

Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information, said President Buhari will soon review the report submitted to him for new minimum wage by tripartite committee on Tuesday.

Mohammed stated this while speaking with State House correspondents after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday.

“I think it was a recommendation. Mr. President will consider it and will make his views known in due course,”

When asked for more information he said:

“I said a recommendation was submitted.

“Mr. President will get back to the committee after he has studied the recommendation.”

On whether revenue sharing formula will be reviewed to enable state pay if the bill is approved. he said:

“Once again, like I said, a recommendation has been made and in responding to the recommendation, all these views will be taken into consideration.”