Senior Civil Servants appear to be in for another celebration in Nigeria, as the Federal Government has given approval for a forty per cent peculiar allowance across board for them.
By Ovie Edomi
This was disclosed by the National President of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, Comrade Etim Okon. According to Etim Okon who confirmed the information, ” the forty percent peculiar allowance has been secured for civil servants on Consolidated salary structure after series of negotiation with the federal government”.
The National President of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, Comrade Etim
made this known at a briefing in Abuja where he gave further clarification on the court victory of the expelled President of the Association, Innocent Bola-Audu, who has been facing human Trafficking allegations brought against him by NAPTIP.
It would be recalled that the Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria is made up of senior public workers in ministries, Departments and Agencies. How this will materialize remains to be seen.