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Gov Kefas approves N1bn for pensioners’ gratuities in Taraba

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Governor Agbu Kefas of Taraba State has permitted the sum of N1 billion for fee of gratuities within the state.

He vowed that his authorities wouldn’t abandon staff who had served diligently.

Aside from the preliminary N1 billion, the governor additionally permitted N200 million to be put aside every month to offset the backlog.

He famous that it’s unrighteous to disclaim staff who’ve slaved through the years their entitlements.

The Everlasting Secretary, Pensions, Mrs Rose Garba Ajiya, stated the gesture will successfully finish years of anguish and frustration of aged pensioners.

She stated her group is effectively ready to start funds as all data can be found and precisely stored.

The pensioners informed DAILY POST that the final time such gesture was prolonged to them was in 2011.

They urged the governor to personally monitor the fee.

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