A chairmanship aspirant, Abeokuta south Local government, Hon. Farouq Akintunde has commended the Ogun state governor, prince Dapo Abiodun for implementing the new minimum wage in the state.
Workers in Ogun State today have started rejoicing, upon the alerts of October salary received from their respective banks, with the new minimum wage increase.
You will recall that the State Government had an agreement with the leadership of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Negotiating Council (JNC) to effect the new mimimum wage and this has been fulfilled.
Farouq who spoke with Journalists today in Abeokuta praised the governor for keeping to his promise, saying that his good deeds will always speak for him.
He urged the civil servants to continue to support Abiodun, noting that he is different from politicians that promise and fail.
The chairmanship however assured the Abeokuta south staff of more improve conditions of service when he comes on board.
He said that he will continue to collaborate with staff who he described as engine room of any successful administration.