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We'll fight you to standstill on new minimum wage implementation, NLC tells Nigerian governors

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President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Ayuba Wabba, on Thursday expressed their readiness to stand-off with any governor who is unwilling to pay the new Minimum Wage.
He also said such governors should be ready for serious confrontation with Organised Labour.
Wabba vowed that workers were prepared to fight them to a standstill.
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The Congress leader told the governors to remember that they swore an oath to abide by the laws of the land, adding that the national minimum wage issue is now a law which they must implement.
He said what happened to former Zamfara governor, Abdulaziz Yari and his political structure was a kind of punishment from God for subjecting workers in the state to untold hardship

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