Bagudu approves over N2.9b for gratuity, death benefits
The Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu Abubakar has approved the sum of N2.98 billion for the payment of gratuity and death benefits for year 2021.
Addressing a press conference, the state’s Head of Service (HOS), Sufiyanu Bena, said that the payment covered 1,172 beneficiaries of the state, councils and Local Government Education Authority.
He said the government was determined and committed to promote the welfare of the retired workforce.
He urged all retirees to make judicious use of their money by embarking on useful venture such as farming, trading and commerce to cater for their families.