NYSC Corps Members To Enjoy N30,000 Minimum Wage - Minister
Media guru, Sunday Dare is new Nigeria Sports Minister (Photo: The Guardian Nigeria)

Minister of Youths and Sports, Sunday Dare, on Wednesday, confirmed that members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) will enjoy the new minimum wage.

The Minister disclosed this in a tweet on his Twitter handle.

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“New Minimum Wage: NYSC members to enjoy new minimum wage/ allowee Details coming …,” he tweeted.

Dare also said “Next week the DG NYSC will provide details of the new allowee for the Youth Corp members after full briefing from the Ministries of Finance And MYSD.”

Meanwhile, the Federal Executive Council, on Wednesday, directed the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, to effect payment of the new minimum wage on or before 31st December 2019.

This was made known by the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige, at the end of the FEC meeting at the Presidential Villa Abuja.