‘5.1 million RSAs pension contributors lack PFAs recognition’
At least, 5.1 million out of 9.27 million pension contributors in the Retirement Savings
Pension assets soared to N12.3 trillion in December 2020
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) December report has revealed a significant increase in assets under management to N12.3trillion, which represented year-on-year
Journalists tasked on innovative reporting as pandemic lingers
Nigerian journalists especially those covering activities of strategic agencies and parastatals of the federal government have been tasked on embracing innovation and redoubling their efforts towards effective coverage of their activities.
Detail & Avedia hits huge milestone with Oak Pensions “Retire Today” campaign
While the pension industry experienced a major shift through the Pension Transfer Window initiative by the National Pension Commission (PenCom), leading to several pension firms...
Unpaid 20-month pension raises concerns over officers’ welfare
In and out of service, succour appears far from some serving and retired soldiers and policemen, as their welfare, entitlements and supply of needed equipment and ammunition to do their jobs lingers.
Over 2,100 RSA holders to switch PFAs at transfer window'
Following the launch of the pension transfer window by the National Pension Commission (PenCom), over 2, 100 Retirement Savings Account (RSA) holders have applied to move their pension accounts from their current Pension Fund Administrators...
PenCom to launch RSA transfer system November 16
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…
Despite protests, Senate confirms Aisha Dahir-Umar as PenCom DG, others
Despite protests by some lawmakers, the Senate on Tuesday confirmed the appointments of Dr. Oyindasola Olureme Oni, and Aisha Dahir-Umar as Chairman and Director General pf the National Pension Commission (PENCOM) respectively. The confirmation was sequel to the presentation and consideration of the report of Senate Committee on Establishment and Public Service Matters. The report…
Igbo lawyers urge Buhari to withdraw PenCom DG nominee
Lawyers of Igbo extraction under the aegis of Otu Oka Iwu (Igbo Law Society) have urged President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw his nomination of Aisha Dahir-Umar as replacement for disengaged Director-General of the Pension Commission (PENCOM), Mrs. Chinelo Anohu-Amazu.
Senate receives MTF/FSP report, lawmakers reject PENCOM nominee
The Senate, yesterday, received the report of the Joint Committee on Finance and National Planning and Economic Affairs on the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF)/
PENCOM appointments cause uproar in Senate
Fresh appointments to fill vacancies in the National Pension Commission (PenCom) caused pandemonium among legislators on the floor of the Senate yesterday.
Uproar in Senate over new PENCOM appointments
Fresh appointments to fill vacancies in the National Pension Commission (PENCOM) created uproar on the floor of the Senate on Tuesday. Senators across party divides were upset immediately Senate President Ahmad Lawan read a letter from President Muhammadu Buhari announcing the nomination of Aisha Umar as the director general of PENCOM. They alleged that the…