Enugu Govt pays April salaries with 25 percent COVID-19 allowance for health workers


The Enugu State Government has paid the pay rates of every single local official in the state, yesterday, April 23, 2020.

As indicated by the administration, this is in encouragement of its duty to contain Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the State, just as pad the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on the lives of the residents.

This was unveiled in an announcement made accessible to TELOADED, marked by Prof. Simon Ortuanya, the Secretary to the State Government.

He further uncovered that “The state government moreover paid the COVID-19 Allowance for all wellbeing laborers in the state, which speaks to 25 percent of their essential pay rates as of late affirmed by the State Executive Council (EXCO), as motivating force.”

In the mean time, Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of the State has charged security offices to guarantee a complete lockdown of the State’s limits.

He gave the order during an examination voyage through Enugu-Benue and Enugu-Kogi limits.