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Pensioners In Rivers State Cancels Pensioners Day Celebration Resorts To Prayers, Calls On The Public To Join Them Beg Rivers State Government To Harmonize Pension, Pay outstanding Allowances/Gratuities


The Nigeria union of Pensioners in rivers state says it will not celebrate this years pensioners day in sympathy to the over over three thousand (3000)PensionersĀ  who are yet to be paid pension Gratuities and initial pension Allowances haven served the state meritoriously for 35 years .No description available.

A Statement jointly signed by the state chairman of the Pensioners COMRADE COLLINS NWANKWO and State Secretary JOSEPH AGBO says their is nothing to celebrate as pensioners in the state are passing through untold hardship due to the inability of the state government to pay retired pensioners their Initial pension allowance, gratuities and then harmonize pension so that pensioners who still receive monthly two thousand Naira pension can match up with their colleagues who receives Ten Thousand Naira and above,

The Statement hinted that the pensioners had just finished their south South zonal meeting about a week ago which drained their resources and are unable to meet up with the stress of trying to put together a colorful event for pensioners to come out and celebrate .

The Statement called on pensioners to use the occasion for sober reflections and call on GodĀ  in prayers to change their situation into positive result with the believe that WHAT THEY CANNOT GET TODAY THEY WILL GET TOMMORROW so that God can keep them strong, safe and alive to witness the positive development that next year will usher in.


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