President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday told labour leaders that his government was “committed to paying the new minimum wage.”
The federal government is yet to fully implement the minimum wage across all categories of workers months after Mr Buhari signed the minimum wage bill into law.
Mr Buhari hosted the new leaders of the Trade Union Congress where he spoke about the minimum wage and other matters.
Details of Mr Buhari’s speech was sent to PREMIUM TIMES by his office.
Read the president’s full speech below.