Members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have been listed amongst those that will benefit from the new minimum wage of N30,000 like other workers across the federation.

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare disclosed this new development via a series of tweets on Wednesday.

He said the Director General of NYSC, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim would provide details of the new allowance for the Youth Corp members after full briefing from the Ministries of Finance And MYSD.

In another development, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has ordered that payments of the new minimum wage and the consequential adjustments must be completed by the 31st of December, 2019.

Dr Chris Ngige, who is  the Minister of Labour and Employment, revealed this when he briefed State House correspondents on the outcome of the Council meeting held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Wednesday.

He said that a document to this effect is also to be set to the states to guide possible negotiation and implementation.

Source: Vanguard