Monday, July 15, 2024

Gov’t to start paying backpays end of Sept

The minister for presidential affairs and public administration Kabo Morwaeng has once again promised public service trade unions that Government will start paying the money that had been promised to public employees as increments by end of September.

The 10 and 6 percent increases were due to start in April but government could not as money was immediately moved to budget for coronavirus. 

Speaking with the Sunday Standard ahead of meeting with trade unions, Morwaeng confirmed that government is now ready to honour its obligations to public officers. 

“We shall start paying by end of September. That’s a fact,” said minister Morwaeng who is also Member of Parliament for Molepolole South.

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