Governor Makinde Receives Kudos over Payment of Salaries, Pension
Nigeria Union of Pensioners, Oyo State branch, has commended the state governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, for prompt payment of salaries and pension of workers on the payroll of Oyo State Civil Service.
In a letter addressed to the office of the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Makinde, Mr. Taiwo Adisa, signed by the State Secretary of the Union, Mr Olusegun Abatan, stated that for the first time in the history of Oyo State ,salaries and pensions were received on the 25th of the month.
According to the Pensioners, members of the Union were delighted following the fulfillment of Gov.Seyi Makinde’s pledge to put smile on faces of the Civil Servants and Pensioners by paying their salaries on 25th of every month.
The Union appreciated the governor for paying the pensions of both retired primary School Teachers and Local Government Pensioners in full compared to the previous administration that paid in percentages.