FG extends removal of 23,089 pensioners from payroll to end of October


THE Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has in line with the demand of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) extended its plan to remove the names of 23,089 parastatals’ pensioners from the Federal Government’s pension payroll till the end of October, this year.

The NUP disclosed this, even as it called on the Acting Chairman, National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission (NSIWC), Ekpo Nta, to expedite action on the review of pension in relation to the new national minimum wage agreed and signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari in April last year.

Specifically, the NUP appealed to the NSIWC to submit the already approved templates and consequential adjustments by…

Source: Nigerian Tribune