Stella Dimoko Korkus.com: Kebbi Settles Pensioners With N79m Paris Refunds

Advertisement

Advertisement - Mobile In-Article

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Kebbi Settles Pensioners With N79m Paris Refunds

Kebbi State Government has said it had settled pensioners with N79 million of N5.9 billion Paris Club refunds it received from the Federal Government.



The commissioner, who further disclosed that about N7 billion had been paid so far to settle pensioners in the state, said the state deducted an average of N1.5 billion monthly to pay salaries of 19, 133 civil servants of the N2.7 billion received monthly from the Federal Government, a situation he said had been a major burden to the state.



Augie said: “We received the first tranche and the instruction given to us by the Federal Government was to use it to settle salary arrears and infrastructure development. So, essentially, the first tranche went to gratuities and pension arrears. The other half went into infrastructure development.


Augie confirmed that all the pensioners had gotten 40 percent of their gratuities.

-Edited from New Telegraph 

3 comments:

  1. That cannot happen in Kogi state. The governor and his idiot cohorts like Edward are busy draining the state.

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. If this is true, then it's good. They should be applauded.

      Your comment will be visible after approval

      Delete
  2. Well done. I hope some refund from FG like the huge loot found in someone's house can be used at least to settle Kogi workers. It's a good cause.

    ReplyDelete

Disclaimer: Comments And Opinions On Any Part Of This Website Are Opinions Of The Writers Or Anonymous Persons And They Do Not Represent The Opinions Of StellaDimokoKorkus.com

Pictures and culled stories posted on this site will be given due credit and is not the fault of StellaDimokoKorkus.com if website culled from misrepresents source of story.

If you have a complaint or a story,Please Contact StellaDimokoKorkus.com Via

Sdimokokorkus@gmail.com
Mobile Phone +4915210329280