The Government of Bauchi State has approved the payment of new minimum wage of N30,000 for employees in the state.
Mohammed Baba, Secretary to the State Government, made this known on Wednesday 1st January, 2020. He said the new minimum wage will be effective from 1st January, 2020.
He acknowledged, “The Executive Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammad, has received the report of the committee of the state Joint Public Service Council on the implementation of the National Minimum Wage set by the Federal Government. The Government has hence approved the payment of thirty thousand Naira (N30,000) as minimum wage for employees in the state which takes effect from 1st January, 2020.