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Kano okays pay rise for workers

By AbdulSalam Muhammad

KANO — Ahead of tomorrow’s May Day celebrations, Kano State Government has approved the enhancement of salaries of various professional cadres in the state civil service.

Sequel to the development, government has directed payment of over N1.1 billion arrears to be paid installmentally within a period of eight months.

Briefing the press shortly after the bi-weekly executive council meeting, yesterday, the Commissioner for Information, Haruna Isa Dederi, explained that the gesture is in line with the state government’s desire to make life more meaningful for its workers.

He said government would continue to ameliorate the suffering of the masses.


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