The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has directed the Accountant General of the Federation to immediately reinstate Ninety-one (91) staff of the Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria (CRIN) back to the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) platform.
This was conveyed in a letter signed on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development by the Mrs. A.A Shobowale, the Director Human Resources Management, dated 24th August, 2016 with Ref. No.: AGR. 695/I/116.
The copy of the letter stated that the sack does not follow the due process and it is unjustifiable according to their investigation.
The ministry directed that their financial reinstatement should be effective from 2nd of September, 2016, so that they can be at pal with other colleagues who are not affected by Former Chief Executive’s command.