Zamfara state Governor, Bello Mohammed Matawalle has ordered the payment of May salaries to the civil servants in the state.
Matawalle who gave the directives to the state ministry of finance said that civil servants must receive their salaries in good time to enable them celebrate the Eid-elfitr with ease and happiness.
According to him, his administration was determine to improve the welfare of the workforce in appreciation to their hard work and dedication to policies and programmes of the present government.
He said the workers are the backbone of of government and therefore deserve to be treated well.
^we have total commitment to ensure prompt payment of salaries and wages throughout our tenure”,he added.
He pointed out , the recent subsidy granted to the workers for the purchase of rice was part of the determination to improve the wellbeing of the workforce.
According to him, under the arrangement payment was spread in four months time.
He also commended the state civil servants for their patience during this trying moment of Covid-19 which has affected the whole world.
Matawalle also charged them to observe all the Covid-19 protocols as directed by the NCDC for the purpose of having a disease-free state.