The Nigerian government says it remains optimistic that all parties involved in negotiating a new national minimum wage will sign the final document. Labour Boycotts Minimum Wage Meeting.
Secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha said this at the commencement of a meeting of the tripartite committee on the issue, boycotted by organized labour.
A team from the organized private sector was also at the meeting, which later went on behind closed doors
The NLC & TUC alongside the unregistered ULC have scheduled a nationwide strike for Tuesday over disagreement with the amount proposed by the govt.
A court ordered the proposed strike suspended last Friday, but organized labour says it is pressing ahead with it.