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PTAD suspends 22,000 unverified pensioners from payroll

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Wednesday said it had suspended 22,021 pensioners from the payroll following the non-appearance of the pensioners for the verification exercise in 2017.

Ex-permanent secretaries, heads of service get N2.216 billion pension for March

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, has said the 219 retired Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Service were paid N2.216 billion benefits for the month of March.

Presidency: Buhari is most worker-friendly President

As Nigeria marks workers day on Tuesday, the Presidency has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is heading the most workers friendly administration in the history of the country.

Why President Buhari is good for workers

Tuesday, May 1 is Worker’s Day all over the world and expectations are that questions will be asked of what Muhammadu Buhari, the President of Nigeria is doing to make life better for workers in the country.

Two pension thieves sentenced to 18 years imprisonment

Lateef, an Administration Officer with the Bauchi State Police Pension Office, was charged alongside his accomplice, Amao, before Justice S. H. Suleiman of Bauchi State High Court 7, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).

Rep Shekarau: Federal govt releases 54 billion to PenCom for payment of arrears

Alhaji Hassana Shekarau, Chairman, House Committee on Pension, said that the Federal Government has released N54billion to National Pension Commission (PenCom) for the payment of the 33 per cent pension’s arrears to pensioners.

Senate, SGF direct PTAD to reinstate sacked directors

The Senate and the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), have both directed the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) to reinstate the five directors of the agency that were sacked last year.

Nine pensioners die in road crash Kaduna

Nine former employees of the Nigerian Telecommunications (NITEL) Limited have been killed in a road accident in Kaduna state.

Gombe govt lauds PTAD for hitch-free verification exercise

Gombe State government has lauded Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) for their commitment and transparency in conducting a hitch free exercise in the on-going pensioners verification exercise at the Gombe Centre under the Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS) of the Federal Government.

NITEL/MTEL pensioners hail PTAD over measures to clear retirement benefits

Pensioners of the former NITEL/MTEL have commended Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate for taking steps to clear their retirements and pension benefits.

PTAD decries sharp practices in pension scheme

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has decried alleged sharp practices characterising the country’s pension scheme.

Over 25,000 pensioners not on FG payroll – NUP

More than 25,000 pensioners are still excluded from Federal Government’s payroll of retirees, according to the Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP).

Over 25,000 pensioners not on federal govt payroll – NUP

More than 25,000 pensioners are still excluded from the Federal Government’s payroll of retirees, according to the Nigerian Union of Pensioners (NUP).

Technology has made pension verification seamless – PTAD

Mrs Sharon Ikeazor, the Executive Secretary, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) says the deployment of technology has made pension verification seamless.

NITEL retirees laud federal govt over ongoing pension verification

Some retirees of the defunct Nigerian Telecommunication Limited (NITEL) have expressed happiness over ongoing verification by the Federal Government aimed at restoring their pension benefits.

PTAD begins verification of NITEL/MTel pensioners

On Monday, the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate, PTAD, began the first phase of the verification exercise of NITEL/MTEL Pensioners under the Defined Benefit Scheme, DBS, nationwide at eight centres between January 15 and 27, 2018. The second phase is scheduled to hold between February 5 and 13, 2018.

PTAD begins verification of NITEL, Mtel pensioners

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has started the verification of more than over 20,000 pensioners of Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL).

2019: Pensioners give conditions for supporting President Buhari

Mr Joseph Dele, Chairman, Nigeria Union of Pensioners NUP (Federal Branch) Lagos, has appealed to the Federal Government to offset the backlog of the 33 per cent increment in pension owed pensioners.

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