SENATE REVEALS AMOUNT FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IS OWING PENSIONERS
Written by thereachfm on December 4, 2019
Senate Committee on Establishment and Public Service says the Federal Government currently owes its retirees over 400 billon naira accrued pension rights.
The Chairman of the committee, Ibrahim Shekarau said the committee has vowed to take up the issue with the government to ensure that all the arrears were cleared, even if it would be the only achievement that the 9th National Assembly would be
Shekarau said the Senate committee hoped to facilitate a special meeting with key relevant government officials and agencies and pension operators, where they would be told all the stories of pensioners’ sufferings.