There was a light drama on Saturday in Kano State as all authorities officers together with the state Head of Service stayed away from the Nigeria Labour Congress NLC, Could Day actions.
The event bought many indignant with the Chairman of the NLC, Comrade Kabiru Ado Minjibir, skipping all components in his speech indicating authorities presence on the venue of the rally.
Kabiru Ado Minjibir mentioned whereas delivering his speech that, “It’s unlucky that no single authorities official was current at present right here together with the Head of Service, however this won’t cease us from doing the programme.”
The Chairman, regardless of the conspicuous absence of the federal government, urged the Kano State Authorities to as a matter of excessive premium settle the excellent N26 billion pension, gratuities and dying advantages to the a whole bunch of retirees.
In response to Minjibir, “In the present day, a whole bunch of retirees are left wallowing in destitution and neglect whereas their entitlements couldn’t be settled, months after they left service.”
The Chairman mentioned that with the gradual financial recession the nation is falling into and matched with the massive monetary chapter dealing with many states, it’s expedient to settle all excellent entitlements for retired staff.
He expressed displeasure over Kano returning to N18,000 minimal wage, though he acknowledged the truth that the Ganduje Authorities is amongst few who always settle staff’ salaries as and when due.
“Let me warn that we are going to not in any method settle for Kano returning to the N18,000 minimal wage, we are going to struggle any transfer in direction of that, and we’ve got agreed with the federal government to tell us how a lot the state generates and what’s there for staff.”
The Chairman additionally known as on the federal government to as a matter of urgency implement the redeployment of 1,017 Employees from Head of service workplace to Hospital Administration Board.
The NLC Chairman additionally known as for a evaluation of retirement age for Kano Civil servants within the state and native governments providers from 40 to 65 years identical to what was accomplished to lecturers on the federal stage.
Could Day: Ganduje govt boycotts NLC rally in Kano