What’s the update on the stipulated new NYSC allowance 2019. Everybody wants to know when the federal will begin payment of the new minimum wage and NYSC allowance.
The increase in the “allowee” was due to increase in the country’s minimum wage.
According to the minister of finance, Zainab Ahmed, the stipulated NYSC allowance 2019 will no more be delayed.
Zainab stressed the fact that the federal government is still sorting out few more things before the commencement of the new allowance for corps member, The Nation reports.
By her words:
“The other aspect that should be clear is that there is an increase for the NYSC as well because NYSC, by its Act, is designed that they earn the minimum wage.”
“So, NYSC allowance also has to increase to N30, 000. So, I cannot give you projections right now because the negotiations are not yet concluded.”
However, there is no need to panic and worry about the subject of increasing coppers monthly allowance to N30,000.
The government assured their members. Says the new payment will begin soon without further delay.
So what now? Stay finger crossed and watch.
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