The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, says he has cleared nominations into the committee that would come up with a new minimum wage for workers with President Muhammadu Buhari.
 
Although he did not disclose names of members of the yet-to-be inaugurated committee, he said it was a tripartite panel, including representatives of the Federal and State Governments, as well as the private sector.

Away from that, China has pledged its continued support for Nigeria as it seeks to achieve the targets of its economic growth and recovery plan.
 
The Ambassador of China to Nigeria, Zhou Pingjian made the commitment at an international seminar on China- Nigeria relations.