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FG COMMENCEMENT OF PATERNITY LEAVE

The Federal Government has approved the commencement of 14-working-day paternity leave for federal civil servants.

In a statement sighed by The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Folasade Yemi-Esan, says it is in line with the provisions of the Public Service Rules, 2021 Edition, that the computation of all leave shall be based on working days.

She said that the request for such leave shall be accompanied by the Expected Date of Delivery’s (EDD) report of the officer’s wife or evidence of approval of the adoption of the child by the relevant government bodies.

The leave must not be more than once in two years and a for maximum of four children.

The effective date is 25th November 2022 she added.

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