Posts Tagged ‘Pension’

Contributory Pension Scheme: Seven Families Receives N19m From Gov Obaseki

The next of Kin to seven deceased employees of the State Government and who enrolled prior to their death, to the Edo state Contributory Pension Scheme were recently issued N19m cheques by Governor of the state. Representing the governor at the presentation of the cheque to the deceased family members was the Head of Service, […]

Governor Obaseki Pays Workers’ July Salaries, Pension

As part of efforts by the Edo State Government to ensure the wellbeing and welfare of workers in the state, the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration has paid civil and public servants’ July 2020 salaries, as well as pension for retirees. This was disclosed by Mr. Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and […]

Pension, N20 BILLION

PTAD Recovers N20 Billion In 5 Years

Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, on Tuesday, March 5, 2028, revealed that it has recovered N20.2 billion in the five years it was established. This is even as the House of Representatives summoned the former Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Chairman of Pension Reform Task Team, PRTT; Abdulrasheed Maina and other members, Head of […]

Angry pensioners protest nonpayment of 42-month pension arrears in Edo

Edo State pensioners yesterday protested in Benin over non-harmonisation of their pension since 2008. The pensioners, who protested peacefully to the Govern­ment House, were also unhappy over the nonpay­ment of their pension in the last 42 months. The spokesman of the pensioners, Mr Michael Umogbai, accused the state government of being insensitive to their plight, […]

The Outrageous Amount Paid to Ex- Governors as “Pension”

Double pay for ex-govs now senators, ministers Abuja and Lagos — State governments are spending billions of naira in pension payments to their former governors who are also drawing salaries from public purse as serving senators and ministers, Daily Trust reports. There are 21 former governors and deputies in the Senate and President Muhammadu Buhari’s […]

Lagos Settles Pension Entitlements of 243 Retirees

The Lagos State Government said it has paid N904 million pension entitlements to its 243 retirees for the months of February 2016. The recent payment has brought the number of retirees paid in the last seven months (August 2015 – February 2016) to 2,652, while the total sum is N11.556 billion. The beneficiaries are retirees […]