Governor Abiola Ajimobi promises to clear workers salary arrears

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has promised to spare no effort in ensuring that the state clears the four months outstanding salaries of workers in the state.


Governor Ajimobi made the disclosure in a statement signed by his Special Adviser, Communication and Strategy, Mr Yomi Layinka in commemoration with the 2017 Workers’ Day celebration.


According to reports, the state owes the workers four months salaries, having cleared the backlog till December 2016.


Governor Ajimobi urged the workers to continue to put in their best and key into the state government’s reform agenda aimed at enhancing productivity, adding that the government was exploring many opportunities to enhance the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of the state, promising that no effort would be spared to clear the four months’ salary arrears.