The Federal Government has approved the upgrade of the salaries of Polytechnic graduates to meet that of University graduates.
The regularization of the salaries was approved on Tuesday after a board meeting presided over by the Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau in Abuja
This was revealed in statement released in Abuja on thursday by Abubakar Magaj, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior.
It stated that; “The board directed that all officers with HND to be upgraded to COMPASS 08, which is the salary grade level for holders of degree certificates at entry point.
“While the nomenclature for the HND holders will start with the rank of Senior Inspector, the degree holders are with the rank of Assistant Superintendent II.”