Vice-President Kashim Shettima has inaugurated a 37-man Tripartite Committee on the National Minimum Wage with a mandate to recommend a new National Minimum Wage for the Country.
The inauguration of the committee, which is led by a former Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Bukar Aji, took place at the Council Chamber, Presidential Villa, State House, Abuja.
While speaking, the Vice President urged the committee to fulfill the conditions of genuine dialogue and engage in collective bargaining in good faith.
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Senator Shettima, who reminded them of the significance of the submission of their report, said President Tinubu had directed the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Wale Edun, to support the committee with the needed logistics to facilitate timely completion of the exercise.
He said the decisions would be presented as an Executive Bill which would be sent to the National Assembly.