The Osun state government has released the sum of One Billion, One Hundred Million Naira (N 1,100,000,000) for pensions.
In a statement signed by the He′ad of Service, Dr Festus Olowogboyega Oyebade, the sum of Six Hundred Million Naira (N 600,000,000) of the released sum was released for the settlement of retired Primary School teachers and Local Government workers.
An additional Five Hundred Million Naira was approved to pay contributory pensions of retired officers of the civil service and parastatals.
According to the statement, the selected retirees are to collect their bonds on Thursday, 2nd June, 2022 at the Local Government Service Commission Multipurpose Hall, Abere.
The statement indicates that the list of beneficiaries of the approved sum has been pasted on the notice board of the Ministry of Information and Civic Orientation, the State’s Pension Bureau and the Office of the Head of Service.