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Governor Approves N10,000 Increment In Workers’ Salary | Citizen NewsNG

ByCitizen NewsNG

Jul 14, 2023


The Government of Ebonyi State Executive Council has approved a salary increase of N10,000 for workers to cushion the effects of Petroleum Subsidy Removal.

The Government also approved the recruitment of 1,454 workers in the State.

approved a salary increase of N10,000 to workers to cushion the effects of Petroleum Subsidy Removal.

The State Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Engr Jude Okpor disclosed this while briefing Journalists on the outcome of the State Executive Council Meeting, Chaired by the state governor, Francis Nwifuru in Abakaliki, the State Capital.

Mr Okpor said: “His Excellency the Chairman of Council approved that N10,000 be added to every worker’s salary in the state to cushion the effect of fuel subsidy removal.

“His Excellency also mandated SSG, Professor Grace Umezuruike to look into the finances of the state University (EBSU) to know what comes out and goes into the University to help determine the upwards review of subvention to the University.

“Council also approved the employment of 1,454 into the state civil service to fill in vacancies created in the services over the years.”

He said the Council also deliberated on crises in some parts of the State and set up a committee with a view to resolving them.

According to him, the committee is to look into the Ezza Effium and Effium crisis in Ohaukwu local government area, Isinkwo/Abaomege crisis in Onicha local government area, Amana/ Ikwo in Ezza South and Ikwo Local Government Area among other areas in the state that has a crisis.

“His Excellency, the Governor also suggested that only people of unquestionable character and proven integrity will be nominated into the committee.”

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