Pensioners in Ogun state has described as unlucky a press release credited to the state governor, Dapo Abiodun, on fee of pension entitlements.
The governor reportedly mentioned he equally owns the liabilities accrued from earlier administrations, simply because the property.
In a press release co-signed by its chairman, Comrade Waheed Oloyede, and secretary, Comrade Bola Lawal, JP, the pensioners famous that Governor Abiodun is meant to pay N500 million quarterly on gratuities, including that two quarters are nonetheless excellent for 2022.
They added that since authorities is continuum, it by no means anticipated such a press release from the governor, in view of the truth that the 2 inaugurated committees on pension are but to submit their stories.
“Prince Abiodun glorified himself to have paid N2.5 billion in gratuity out of excellent N68 billion along with his three years in workplace.
“It’s unlucky that Governor Abiodun sees himself as a champion in comparison with different state governors who assumed workplace as first timer like him and who’ve carried out marvelously properly.
“Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state cleared N15 billion in his first launch.
“Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state as at now has paid greater than N18.5 Billion in gratuity to Oyo state pensioners. But, they met the indebtedness on assumption of workplace,” the assertion added.