Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has approved N33,000 as minimum wage for all staff in his conglomerate.
Managing Director of Gotel Communications, Atiku’s media outfit based in Yola, Mohammed El-Yakub, confirmed this to SaharaReporters on Thursday.WORKERS
“The N33,000 new salary scale, which takes effect from November 2018, includes domestic servants and all categories of workers on the former VP’s payroll,” he said.
El-Yakub said over 100,000 people are currently drawing salary on a monthly basis from the former vice president.
Atiku had urged President Muhammadu Buhari to endorse N30,000 national minimum wage recommended by the tripartite committee set up by the federal government.