ABEOKUTA-The Ogun State Judiciary has applauded the Ogun State Government for signing into law the approval of payment of the non-regular allowance for lawyers in the State Ministry of Justice.
The Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice, Mrs. Oresanya Yetunde, made this known before the members of the Finance and Appropriation Committee, led by Hon. Victor Fasanya at the House of Assembly at the State Secretariat, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
Mrs. Yetunde further explained that the approval of the payment of the non-regular allowance, also known as “Harmonization”, has been incorporated into the Salary and had been effective from the first of April, 2019, adding that so far, the Ministry has been able to generate 35 percent, in place of the proposed twenty five percent expected in the first three months of 2019.
The Solicitor General and members of her team were highly commended by the members of the committee for their prowess towards exceeding the foresighted income proposed for the Ministry.