Thursday, 28th October 2021
Breaking News:


12 Oct
Pensioners, yesterday, protested against Edo and Cross River states’ failure to settle their unpaid gratuities, improved welfare and non-harmonisation of pensions.
7 Oct
Discomfort by the non-payment of retirements and death benefits kept in abeyance since 2016, in Kano, a concerned group of pensioners has appealed to the state government to clear their entitlements.
21 Sep
The Association of Securities and Exchange Commission Retirees (ASEC) has flayed the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over failure to pay its pensioners their entitlements
9 Sep
Pensioners in Rivers State, yesterday, staged a peaceful protest against non-payment of their gratuity and 10 years pension arrears.
12 Aug
Ogun State Governor Dapo Abiodun, yesterday, broke silence on the passing of his father, Pa Emmanuel Abiodun, describing his demise as “painful and a great loss to him and his family.”
22 Jul
Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), Southwest zone have called on governors to implement the recently approved consequential adjustment arising from the implementation of the new National Minimum Wage Act
2 May
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) on Sunday assured that no pensioner under the Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS)
2 May
The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has lauded the Federal Government on the approval of implementation of the consequential adjustment
1 May
With President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval on April 18, 2019, pensioners are now to enjoy an increase in payment of their pension under the defined pension scheme
5 Jan
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.
3 Jul 2020
In the last one-week or so, pensioners in Imo State took to the streets in Owerri to protest the non-payment of their pension arrears for four months.
12 May 2020
A former Deputy Director of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Chief Olorunfunmi Bashorun has appealed to the Governor of the apex bank, Mr. Godwin Emefiele and its management to urgently


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