Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has promised to pay all excellent entitlements of employees within the state.
The governor made this promise on Tuesday whereas swearing-in six newly appointed Everlasting Secretaries, 4 Principal-Generals and 4 Head teacher-Generals at his workplace in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
DAILY POST remembers that employees in Ogun State lately declared a one-week warning strike over the failure of the governor to pay the brand new minimal wage amongst different entitlements.
The strike was referred to as off the third day after the organised labour and authorities signed a memorandum of understanding.
Reacting to the employees’ calls for, Abiodun mentioned his administration is not going to deny labour the rewards of their meritorious and laborious work.
Whereas priding himself as a baby of retired Public Servants, the governor mentioned he appreciated the significance of the entitlements to the welfare and wellbeing of employees, serving and retired.
“I’m significantly utilizing this event to state the dedication of our administration to off-set all excellent dues and different entitlements because the monetary standing of the state enhance”, Abiodun promised.
He reaffirmed that his authorities is not going to renege on its guarantees, saying it was deploying assets to make sure a conducive setting for employees within the state.
He maintained that employees’ pensions, in addition to different entitlements, would all the time appeal to his administration’s consideration and quick intervention.
In response to him, his authorities had cleared backlogs of promotions of over 10,000 personnel within the schooling sector, claiming to have additionally despatched a few of them on abroad coaching.
“I need to state that the method to clear the backlogs of 2018, 2019 and 2020 promotion workouts is at a sophisticated stage,” he revealed.