Uncategorized New Minimum Wage: I Can Pay More Than N30,000 In Benue – Gov. Ortom Tells NLC 2 months ago admin Governor Ortom disclosed that his colleagues had appealed to the Federal Government to review the revenue sharing formula. Samuel Ortom The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom on Tuesday declared that he has the capacity to pay workers above the proposed N30,000 as minimum wage. He made the disclosure while addressing members of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, in Makurdi, the state capital. Sympathizing with the workers, Ortom lamented that the present N18,000 minimum wage was no longer enough due to the economic situation in the country, the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports. “If I have the capacity, I will not hesitate to implement the new minimum wage even above N30,000,” he said. The governor disclosed that his colleagues had appealed to the Federal Government to review the revenue sharing formula to enable them pay the proposed national minimum wage. ”I have prioritised payment of workers’ salaries and this is exactly what my administration is doing,” he said. admin See author's posts Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Tags: naija news Continue Reading Previous NYSC Member In Serious Trouble For Allegedly Killing Roadside Hawker In OsunNext Wole Soyinka Reacts To Viral Video Of Amaechi Allegedly Criticizing President Buhari More Stories Uncategorized Music: Kelly Smart – Na You Ft Mary Jane X Lakrim 2 days ago admin Uncategorized MUSIC: ADURA – KING JAY 5 days ago admin Uncategorized BTS Photos From Sultan “Intro” Video Shoot 6 days ago admin Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.