Gov. Almakura Approves Payment Of Outstanding Salary As NLC Pay New Year Visit

“Workers in Nasarawa state to receive outstanding one month salary by Friday “

Speaking to the Press the Chairman Nigerian Labour Congress (Nasarawa State ) Abdullahi Adeka disclosed this following a New Year Courtesy Visit to His Excellency Umaru Tanko Almakura , stating that the visit has brought good things to Nasarawa state workers.

The NLC Chairman stated that His Excellency had graciously approved the payment of one month salary ( March 2017) without waiting for allocation , further stating that latest Friday this week worker would be paid the outstanding .

He made it known that following an appeal by the congress to pay worker who could not get their May /June last year the Governor gave promised to look into that immediately funds are available.

He further stated that the administration promised to sustain 100% for workers across board henceforth to all workers.

On pension issues he made it known that the Governor gave the assurance that state pensioners should get N100,000 each month as part of their gratuity , and that of the LGA pensioners would be worked on to ensure they get the same thing that the state pensioners would get.

He appealed to all workers to support Nigerian Labour Congress as a body to be loyal and support the Government , stating that without dialogue nothing was possible stating that with what was happening the Governor was ready to partner with labour for the progress of the state.