Mixed reactions have continued to trail the 14-day paternity leave approved by the Federal Government on Sept. 29 for fathers of new-born
In the midst of the excruciating existential problems that Nigerians currently face, most of us must have missed it.
Ten days after the Federal Government approved the introduction of 14 days paternity leave for male civil servants in its employment, male workers at the state level have urged the state governments to extend the same treatment to them.
The Federal Executive Council (FEC), presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has approved paternity leave for federal civil servants.
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the introduction of 14 days paternity leave for public servants in the new Public Service Rules(PSR).
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, has approved paternity leave for Federal civil servants in the country. Briefing newsmen after Council's meeting held at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Folashade Yemi-Esan, explained that henceforth, male federal civil servants will be entitled…
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