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PRESIDENT RECEIVES LEADERSHIP OF NIGERIA UNION OF PENSIONERS AT THE COUNCIL CHAMBER, STATE HOUSE ABUJA JAN 4 2019-4

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Stakeholders oppose concession of Ajaokuta Steel

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Governor Okowa commissions steel company in Aladja

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PTAD meets, verifies pensioners in hospital beds

The on-going pension verification exercise of retirees of Delta Steel Company and Federal Housing Authority entered a new phase as officers attended to some retirees on their hospital beds.

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PTAD chief Sharon Ikpeazor visits Delta for pensioners’ verification

The on-going pension verification exercise has been extended to Delta State beginning with pensioners of Delta Steel Company and Federal Housing Authority.

PTAD commences verification of 8000 FHA, Delta steel pensioners

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, has begun the verification of about 8,000 pensioners of Delta Steel Company, Aladja and Federal Housing Authority under its Defined Benefit Scheme in three centres across the country.

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