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Abia government to pay salary arrears in tranches

Written by on June 26, 2024

Abia State Government is saying that it would pay salary arrears owed workers in the state civil service, in tranches.

The Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Mike Akpara, made this known during a press conference in Umuahia.

Akpara expresses the determination of the present administration to completely change the narrative of owing workers’ salaries because according to him and I quote, “a worker deserves his wages”.

According to him, the present administration inherited a debt of N16.5 billion of salary arrears owed to workers in state-owned institutions of learning.

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