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Minimum Wage Increment Is Applicable To Those Who Earn Below Minimum Wage. Fact Explained

Few hours ago,the National Tripartite Committee (NTC) announced that there has been an increment in the daily minimum wage for all workers in the country. According to a communique that was released by the Committee, Daily Minimum Wage has been increased by 6% and will move up by 8% in 2022. They noted that this increment will be effective from 4th June, 2021.

Following this, the general secretary of Ghana Trade Union Congress (GTUC) has further explained that this increment is only applicable to workers who earn below the daily minimum wage. He noted that such persons should make an adjustment for their salaries with their various employers.

Dr. Yaw Baah noted that though the increment is very small compared to the expectations of the Union at the meeting. According to him, this amount will be able to make life comfortable for a husband, his wife and at least two kids.

What do you make of this, do you think Gh¢12.53 will make life normal for a family of four as the man is saying? Drop your views and in the comment box below and follow up for more.

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