Osun pensioners protest over unpaid pensions, gratuity

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Published on November 16, 2016 by pmnews   ·   3 Comments

Osun-pensioners protest

Osun-pensioners protest

The Osun State Chapter of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) on Wednesday said that it would continue to disrupt activities of the state government until their gratuity and pensions were fully paid.

Mr. Ilesanmi Omoniyi, a former Chairman of NUP in the state, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shortly after a rally to protest their plight in Osogbo.

Omoniyi alleged that Gov. Rauf Aregbesola intentionally excluded them from benefiting from the N34 billion bailout released to him by the Federal Government.

He said he was dismayed by the poor condition of members and which the state government had refused to attend to.

According to him, some of the pensioners cannot afford money to take care of themselves and this has led to the death of many.

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