Head of the Civil Service plans salary increase, others to boost civil service

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, yesterday announced plans to ensure that the nation’s civil service was efficient, productive, incorruptible and citizen-centered. Oyo-Ita unfolded the strategy at a sensitization workshop on the 2017-2020 Federal Civil Service Strategy and Implementation Plan organized for civil servants in the directorate level in Abuja.

Mrs Oyo-Ita said the strategy, which has been approved by the Federal Executive Council, had eight priority areas selected based on their potential for impact in the short-term and their relevance to the ERGP implementation roles. She identified salary review as the first step towards enhancing civil servants’ values.