Just In : Makinde approves N25,000 for workers, N15,000 for pensioners in Oyo
Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has approved N25,000 for workers and N15,000 for pensioners in the state.
The governor made this decision after N2.2 billion was added to the state’s payroll bill for a six-month period of payment.
This he disclosed in a meeting with labour leaders on. Monday.
Those present at the meeting include; Comrade Kayode Martins (NLC), Comrade Bosun Olabiyi (TUC), Comrade Olaonipekun Oluwaseun (JNC Public Sector) while addressing workers at the entrance of the Governor’s Office, Secretariat, Ibadan.
Other government functionaries including, Special Adviser (Labour Matters), Comrade Adebayo Titilola-Sodo, the Executive Assistant to the governor, Reverend Idowu Ogedengbe among others also accompanied the governor during the address.
The workers had stormed the Governor’s Office as part of a decision taken during a Congress on Monday to ensure the issue is resolved once and for all.