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National Pension Commission

8 Jun 2021
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) said on Tuesday that it would soon begin digital verification and enrolment of prospective retirees in the South-South.
1 Mar 2021
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) December report has revealed a significant increase in assets under management to N12.3trillion, which represented year-on-year
5 Jan 2021
Apart from the technical difficulties envisaged in the plan by governors to borrow N17 trillion from the country’s pension fund, the greatest obstacle against them perhaps is their poor reputation to spend money wisely and frugally.
9 Nov 2020
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) will officially launch Retirement Savings Account (RSA) transfer system, under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) on Nov. 16. The Head Corporate Communication, PenCom, Mr Peter Aghahowa, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Monday. He said the commission had concluded arrangements for the take-off of RSA transfer to…
9 Oct 2020
The political and social harmony that existed among the 109-member Senate since June 2019 is crashing. Issues relating to abuse of federal character principle in federal appointments
12 Feb 2020
The National Pension Commission (PenCom), has fixed March 2020, for firms with no Group Life Insurance Policies (GLIPs) for their staff to do so,
22 Jan 2020
The National Pension Commission (PenCom), has called on the State Pension Bureaux (SPB), to establish a Reconciliation Unit (RU), or Standing Reconciliation Committee (SRC)
3 Sep 2019
About 267,112 new workers joined the Contributory Pension Scheme between January and May 2019, latest figures from the National Pension Commission have revealed.
23 May 2019
Pensioners under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Contributory Pensioners (NUCP), have called for the immediate review of the Pension Reforms Act, with a view to ensuring inclusion of representatives of workers and pensioners under the contributory pensioners into the Board of the National Pension Commission (PenCom). The group alleged that the old pension scheme…
29 Apr 2019
The tasks of building the nation’s economy has been that of twists and turns, facilitated by obvious inefficiency of public institutions that are charged with overseeing most critical areas of development.  Many of these institutions, appear to be constrained by lack of robust enabling legislations to address the constantly emerging challenges that characterise the socio-economic…
10 Apr 2019
The House of Representatives may have finalised arrangements to order the reinstatement of 43 employees whose appointments were suspended by the National Pension Commission (PENCOM). The House, Ad-hoc Committee, led by Emmanuel Agbonayinma investigating alleged disappearance of N33 billion pensions funds, noted that it could not understand why PENCOM left the employees in the unemployment…
19 Feb 2019
In compliance to the Pension Reform Act (PRA) 2014, the National Pension Commission (PenCom), has given employers of labour up till March 31st, to comply with the guidelines for life insurance policy for employees, and the submission of insurance certificates. PenCom said the decision was taken in pursuance of provisions of Section 4(5) of PRA…


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Australian Open champion Aryna Sabalenka climbed to second in the new WTA rankings released on Monday after claiming her first Grand Slam title as Poland's Iga Swiatek retained top spot.
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A political group, National Integrated Movement (ANIM), in collaboration with Kaura Pressure Group (KPG), has begun mobilising grassroots support for candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi.
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Officials of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) can stand as prosecution witnesses in bribery cases, an FCT High Court ruled on Monday.
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Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations, Amina J. Mohammed, has frowned at the near alienation of women and youths in Nigerian politics, warning that equal participation is crucial for development.