Tuesday, 29th November 2022
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17 Nov
Lagos State government has said that it is working assiduously to ensure that its pensioners get consistent and timely income at retirement.
4 Nov
Pensioners in Abia State, yesterday, in their numbers, embarked on a peaceful protest in Umuahia, the state capital, demanding unpaid 45 months of pensions and 22 years of gratuities by the Okezie Ikpeazu administration.
18 Oct
Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has said that his administration has paid over N70 billion as gratuity and pension to retirees in the last three and a half years.
8 Oct
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Friday restated its commitment to providing quality service delivery to its pensioners.
7 Oct
Kano State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), yesterday, demanded immediate payment of over N36 billion outstanding gratuities of retirees.
7 Oct
Mass emigration of Nigerians in search of greener pastures coupled with rising unemployment will slow down the growth of pension assets from a five-year average of 19 per cent to 10 per cent this year
6 Oct
Mr Stephen Oronsaye, a former Head of Service of the Federation, on Thursday, faulted the mode adopted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the investigation of alleged pension
22 Aug
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) and Pension Fund Operators of Nigeria (PenOP) have revealed plans to achieve the government's target of enrolling 8,000,000 Nigerians in a micro pension scheme in the country.
22 Aug
Police pensioners have been kicked against the move by the Federal Government to stop the exemption of the force from Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) established by the Pension Reform Act, 2004.
8 Aug
In 2004, Nigeria embarked on one of the most successful reforms in its history with the enactment of the Pension Reform Act (PRA 2004).
5 Aug
The lamentable condition of pensioners across the country over unpaid gratuities and pensions has become a recurring decimal in many of the 36 states.
2 Aug
Ajibola Ponnle is the Lagos State Commissioner for Establishment, Training and Pension. In this interview with GBENGA SALAU, she talks about how the state has reformed the service


2 hours ago
The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal, yesterday, affirmed the judgment of a Federal High Court in Damaturu, Yobe State, which declared Mr. Bashir Machina as the genuine All Progressives Congress (APC)
2 hours ago
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has asked Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to arrest or invite for interrogation the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed
2 hours ago
Presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will speak on his agenda for Nigeria at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, also known as Chatham House, on December 5.
2 hours ago
Operatives of Ondo State Police Command have arrested three students of Akure High School, Ondo State, for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old Secondary Senior School 1 female student.
2 hours ago
A Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Yaba, Lagos, has sentenced an account officer, Omosanyin Eniola to seven years imprisonment for N21.8 million fraud.