News by JD Korode from Tribune Read the complete details here
GOVERNMENT is about the governed, not just those in government. No one gets employed and refuses to work.
Workers deserve a living wage. Roasted plantain delicacy now sells for N100 or more. One hundred naira was the minimum wage years ago courtesy of the Udoji award and many workers then could not buy tires, let alone fairly used cars.
Today, the cost of housing, clothing, hospital, transportation and education, among others, has increased at an alarming rate.
The govement should have first addressed the labour issues satisfactorily before activating the no work, no pay policy.