Ibadan- Labor unions held a meeting with the Oyo State government over the implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage.
Joint Negotiation Council (JNC), Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) were in attendance.
They encouraged the government to put necessary plans in place to enforce the payment of the minimum wage as from April.
Mr. Olalekan Alli, the Secretary to the State Government, who led the government team, expressed optimism the implementation of the new wage in the state.
Alli said that the state was awaiting a formal and enabling directive from the Head of Service of the Federation to proceed on the implementation of the new wage.