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Lagos pays N1.07 billion to contributory pension retirees

The Lagos State Government said it paid N1.075bn into the Retirement Savings Accounts of 301 retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme in November this year.

Organised labour suspends strike in Kogi

The strike action embarked upon by the organised labour (Kogi chapter) to press home their demands has been suspended with effect from today, 10th of November, 2017

Osun presents N1.6 billion bond certificates to retirees

Osun State Government has presented retirement bond certificates worth N1.682bn to pensioners, who retired from local government councils and primary schools in the state.

PenCom explains delay in gratuity payment

Some retirees under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) have yet to receive gratuity due to unfunded Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS) backlog owed by the Federal Government.

Why new pension bill must be dropped – SGF

The Office of Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, and some stakeholders have opposed the proposed exemption of para-military organisations from the contributory pension scheme.

NLC kicks against proposed amendment of pension law

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Thursday kicked against the proposed amendment of the Pension Reform Act 2014 to exclude some agencies of government from the contributory pension scheme.

Niger govt increases contribution to state workers’ pension

The Niger State Government has increased by three per cent its counterpart funding of the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) of the state’s workers.

Gov. Sani Bello signs Pension Act into law

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger has signed into law a bill establishing the new Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) for employees in the state civil service.

Paris Club refund: 68% of states heed FG’s advice – survey

Many states governments across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their serving and retired workers’ entitlements.

Retirees to use biometric for pension entitlements

Operators of the Contributory Pension Scheme are putting in place a biometric method to improve documentations of retirees and ensure proper payments on entitlements.

Osun govt give N17m to families of slain permanent secretary, driver

Osun State government has given the families of the slain Permanent Secretary, Bureau of General Services, Mrs. Oluwakemi Kolawole and her driver the sum of N17million.

We’re not insensitive to pensioners plight – Aregbesola

Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has called on the Federal Government to assist state governments in the country to raise bonds to pay the the gratuities of state pensioners who voluntariy retired from the service to avoid contributary pension scheme.

How I spent N10bn Paris Club refund – Okowa

Dela State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has assured that the N10 billion received recently from the Federal Government as the state’s share of the Paris Club refund was used judiciously.

We’re not insensitive to pensioners plight – Aregbesola

Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola has said that the state government is not insensitive to the plight of pensioners in the state.


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