FG spends N373bn on ex-PHCN workers’ settlements


Director General BPE, Benjamin Dikki
The Director-General, Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr Benjamin Dikki, said the Federal Government spent over N373 billion to settle former workers of Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN).
This was contained in a statement in Abuja on Thursday by BPE’s Head of Public Communications, Mr Alex Okoh.
According to the statement, the director-general disclosed the amount when members of the National Union of Electricity Employees of Nigeria (NUEE) paid him a visit.
It reported Dikki as saying that the money represented payment of 98 per cent of the workforce of the former officials of the power sector.
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Source:: PM Newspaper