Tag: Pension

PFAs Register 93,114 Retirement Savings Accounts in Q1 — PenCom

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2022

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) says  Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) registered 93,114 Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs), in the first quarter (Q1) of 2022. This was ... Read More

Over N96bn Paid Across Operational Departments – PTAD

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2020

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has paid over N96 billion across all the operational departments of the Federal Government between July 2019 and August ... Read More

President Buhari Replaces Heads of Federal Government Agencies

AMT Tanimu- August 20, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved replacements for heads of Federal Government agencies that were recently appointed as ministers. Sen. Basheer Garba Mohammed has been appointed ... Read More

PTAD Adds 7,969 Civil Service Pensioners on Payroll

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2018

The Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD) has added 7,969 Civil Service Pensioners to its payroll to receive regular monthly pension payments. According to a statement ... Read More

Nasarawa State Government Increases N5,000 Minimum Pension

AMT Tanimu- December 28, 2017

Mr Abdullahi Sani-Oseze, the Director-General, Nasarawa State Pension Bureau, has said that the State Government, had increased the minimum pension of retirees to N5,000. Sani-Oseze ... Read More

Survey Shows 68% of States Heed To FG’s Advice On Paris Club Refund

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2017

Majority of the state across the federation, have utilised the second tranche of the Paris Club refund they received to clear the arrears of their ... Read More

NIMC Provides Identity Verification Services To Insurance and Pension Sectors

AMT Tanimu- August 9, 2017

The National Identity Management Commission, (NIMC) is set to deploy the NIMC Verification Service (NVS) to the Insurance and Pension sector, following the successful implementation ... Read More

Saraki Opens Up On Pension After Leaving Kwara State As Governor

AMT Tanimu- August 2, 2017

Yusuph Olaniyonu, Abuja: Contrary to reports that it was the agitations by certain groups that prompted Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, to stop the ... Read More

Federal Workers to Continue Enjoying NHIS Services after Retirement – Official

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 26, 2017

Dr Salawadeen Sikiru, the Gombe State Coordinator, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), has said that federal workers currently benefiting from the scheme would continue to ... Read More

FG Inaugurates Committee To Review To Pension Liabilities

AMT Tanimu- May 8, 2017

Salisu Danbatta, Abuja: An inter-ministerial committee to review all pension liabilities of the Federal Government and come up with strategies to offset such liabilities has ... Read More

FG Clears Pension Benefits Arrears President Buhari’s Government Inherited

AMT Tanimu- April 6, 2017

Minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun took to her Facebook to clear the air on backlog of pension arrears that has put many to untold hardship. ... Read More

Governor El-Rufai Commences Payment of Pension to Retirees

admin- March 8, 2017

Kaduna state government has commenced payment of pension benefits to its civil servants who retired from service and those who died in service with renewed ... Read More

Obaseki tasks Pensions Fund Administrators on quality service delivery

Abdul Jimoh- February 9, 2017

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki Meeting With Pensions Administrators   Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has assured the Pensions Fund Managers of his administration’s ... Read More

Paris Club Refund: Payment of Outstanding Salaries and Pension a Priority – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- December 24, 2016

President Buhari approves over N500b of the Paris Club over deduction refund to be shared with the states of the federation. The states are expected ... Read More

Breaking: President Buhari Approves N522b To States To Pay Salary and Pension Arrears

AMT Tanimu- December 3, 2016

Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the current economic situation in the country by releasing some cash to states government to off set its ... Read More

Ex-Biafran Policemen To Get Pension, Gratuities

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2016

The 450 ex-Biafran policemen, who were pardoned in 2000 by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, would soon get their pension and gratuities. The former Biafran policemen will ... Read More

#News Summary 2nd November2016,Pres Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders

Suleiman Idris- November 2, 2016

   President Buhari Engages Niger Delta Leaders Critical Stakeholders In The Oil Producing Areas Of The Country Under The Auspices Of Pan Niger Delta Forum ... Read More

NTA Network News Summary: All You Need to Know Today 2-06-2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 2, 2016

Senate to Amend Lottery Act The Senate has passed for second reading the bill for an act to amend the national lottery act. Senate; No ... Read More

FG Sets 10-Man Technical Committee on Harmonisation of Payment of Pension Benefits

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 24, 2016

The Federal Government has constituted a 10-man Technical Committee to look into the areas of synergizing and harmonizing the mode and procedure for payment of ... Read More