• Jigawa Government spends N60.8 billion on workers salary and wages

    Jigawa Government spends N60.8 billion on workers salary and wages

    It was gathered that the Jigawa state government has spent over N60.8 billion on salaries and wages of its 61, 000 staff in the payroll of the three arms of the state government.

    This was disclosed by the state’s Head of Civil Servant (HoS), Alhaji Inuwa Tahir on Thursday while speaking to newsmen in reactions to an online media report which says the state (Jigawa) is among the states that could not pay workers salaries.

    Tahir said: “The state government is not […]

  • Why we reduced wages of seafarers – NLNG explains

    Why we reduced wages of seafarers – NLNG explains

    The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) has given an insight into why it decided to reduce the wages of the seafarers working for one of its subsidiaries, NLNG Shipping Management Limited (NSML).

    It stated that its decision to review manning levels and wage scale for officers on board one of its subsidiaries, Bonny Gas Transport (BGT) vessels was in line with the depressed global market situation.

    The firm explained that besides the 60 per cent reduction in its revenues, global oil price […]