The Ogun State Government has paid the sum of N4.8m to pensioners between January and June 2019, as part of efforts to make life more meaningful to them.
The Permanent Secretary, Bureau of State Pensions, Mrs. Funmilayo Dada disclosed this during an oversight visit of the House of Assembly Committee on Public Service Matters to the office of the Head of Service, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, saying pensioners in the State had been enjoying prompt payment of pensions since the Prince Dapo Abiodun –led administration came on board.
Remarking, the House Committee members commended the Bureau for the successes recorded, urging the State government to ensure payment of outstanding gratuity of retirees for them to enjoy the fruits of their labour.
The Committee on Public Service Matters was led by Hon. Modupe Mujota.