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Name: National Minimum Wage Act, 2019.
Country: Nigeria
Subject(s): Wages
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2019-03-26
Entry into force:
ISN: NGA-2019-L-111617
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=111617&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Printed separately, 2021-08, International Labour Organization PDF PDF
Abstract/Citation: This Act repeals the National Minimum Wage Act, 2004 and establishes a national minimum wage. This does not apply to part-time employees; commission or piece rate workers; businesses employing under 25 people; seasonal workers; or those employed in aviation or merchant shipping. Establishes a tripartite committee to make recommendations and review the minimum wage. Sets out the obligations for employers with respect to reporting as well as the monitoring and enforcement of the Act.
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