Ikeazor, PTAD boss, wins Africa pension award
Executive Secretary of Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), Sharon Ikeazor, has won this year’s Africa Pension Personality...
PTAD seeks fund to clear pension arrears backlog
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), is seeking the release of funds to complete payment of the outstanding balance of 33 per cent pension arrears increase before the end of 2019.According to the directorate, the release of funds ....
Southeast APC leaders pledge to deliver zone for president Buhari
Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the southeast zone have pledged to work together as a formidable team to deliver President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 elections and change the negative perception in the zone about the party.
‘We’ve recovered over N16 billion from insurance underwriters handling pensions before PTAD’
Nigerian Pensions administration dates back to the1950s. However, the Pension Reforms Act of 2004 paved way for a new pension scheme in Nigeria...
PTAD pays N6.3 billion to parastatals, pensioners
Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), has paid the sum of N6.3billion to parastatals and civil service pensioners. The amount being six months arrears is a 33 per cent pension increment, which covers 101,393 civil service pensioners on all grade level and 76,310 parastatals pensioners across 186 agencies. The Executive Secretary, PTAD, Sharon Ikeazor noted that…
PTAD pays N1.7bn pension arrears to 5,382 newly enrolled
The Pension Transition Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), said it recently paid a total sum of N1.7billion being outstanding pension arrears to 5,382 pensioners out of the 7,969 civil service pensioners, who were enrolled into its monthly payroll in March.
PTAD disburses N19b to pensioners, adds 7,969 retirees to payroll
The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has said it paid a total of N18.99 billion to verified retirees in the country between January and March 2018.
PTAD eyes security agencies to recover over N25b from insurers
The Executive Secretary, Sharon Ekeazor, said this in Lagos. She stressed that following the consolidation of treasury funded parastatals’ pension by PTAD in August, 2015, the Federal Government discontinued the release of pension intervention funds to insurance companies.
FG begins payment of pensions to civil war affected police officers from Southeast, South-South
About 46 years after the civil war ended and 11 years after their dismissal for fighting on the side of Biafra in the episode was converted to retirement by the Olusegun Obasanjo-led administration, the federal government yesterday began the payment of pensions to 176 retired war affected Police......
PTAD discovers 15,600 ghost pensioners on FG’s payroll
The Pension Transitional Administration Directorate (PTAD) says it has discovered and removed 15,600 ghost pensioners from the Federal Government payroll.
PTAD to verify documents of 21,295 retirees
The Executive Secretary(PTAD) Sharon Ikeazor, who spoke to The Guardian at the Yaba centre of the exercise in Lagos, said the exercise is for pensioners under the Defined Benefit Scheme (DBS in the state.
‘Nigerians in the diaspora to be captured in pension scheme’
As the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) is proposing a programme that will capture pensioners who had served their country diligently, Nigerians in the Diaspora have a course to smile as their verification is to start soon.