President Buhari has approved the payment of the salaries of lecturers in federal universities who are yet the join the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS).
Recall that some lecturers were denied payment of February and March due to their refusal to join the system.
Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, made it known on Tuesday in a released statement signed by his media aide, Emmanuel Nzomiwu.
The payment is to subside the effects of coronavirus on the lecturers and families.
Ngige disclosed that a memo had been passed to Vice-Chancellors to send the BVN and forward it to the Accountant General of The Federation for immediate payment.