The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has vowed to ensure zero tolerance for corruption in the handling of pensioners funds.
Workers in Taraba state under the auspices of the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council (JPSNC) in the early hours of today (Thursday) made real their threat and shut down the state secretariat in protest over non-payment of local government salaries and other irregularities in the payment of salaries and pension.
The Lagos State House of Assembly(LAHA) on Tuesday defended why it was sponsoring a Pension Bill for Speakers and Deputy Speakers currently on the floor of the House.
Succour is on the way for Edo state pensioners, as the state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, on Wednesday, promised to resolve all pension issues in the State so that all eligible pensioners can join the contributory pension scheme in January.
The Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) in Imo state, has concluded plans to stage a peaceful demonstration in Owerri the state capital on December 12 to mark this year’s Pensioners Day celebration.
An FCT High Court on Tuesday adjourned the Police Pension fund scam case till Wednesday, Nov. 30 for trial within trial.
A planned meeting between the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) and National Pension Commission (PenCom) scheduled to end the growing feud between the regulators over the mandate given to life insurers to transfer annuity assets in their kitty to Pension Fund Custodians (PFCs) failed to hold.
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has charged Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) to obtain approval before redeploying Head of Departments from one department to another.
Names of about 900 pensioners have been deleted from the nation’s pension list as their biometric details/records could neither be verified nor ascertained, the Executive Secretary of the Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), Ms Sharon Ikeazor has revealed.