Atiku begins payment of N30, 000 minimum wage to his firms’ workers


The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has ordered the implementation of N33, 000 minimum wage to all employees in his companies.

The former Vice President issued the directive to heads of business units of companies.

Confirming the order, Muhammad El-Yakub, the Managing Director Gotel Communications, a company owned by Atiku and located in Adamawa State said, “Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the Wazirin Adamawa,has ordered the implementation of N33,000 new minimum wage to workers in all of the businesses owned by him.

The directive is with immediate effect and will be implemented across all the businesses owned by the former vice president.

“The N33, 000 new salary scale, which takes effect from November 2018, includes domestic servant and all categories of workers on the former vice-president’s payroll.’’

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