Maternity leave for Oyo state employees has been extended from four months to six months. This was approved by the state Governor, Seyi Makinde.
The Commissioner for Establishment and Training, Prof. Daud Shangodoyin, briefed journalists about the recent development at the end of the State Executive Council Meeting in Ibadan.
According to Prof Shangodoyin, the workers would get their full salaries and other benefits during the maternity leave.
The Commissioner added that “the review is for female employees of Oyo State Government only and it shall be enjoyed at most four times in her service years”.