• 68 Delta retirees die over unpaid pension since 2012

    68 Delta retirees die over unpaid pension since 2012

    Delta state Association of Contributory Retirees (ACR) yesterday protested over the non-payment of their pension.

    The retirees numbering over 500 protested to the House of Assembly and Government House to make their stand known to the authorities.

    ACR raised an alarm during the protest that over 68 retirees have lost their lives as a result of non-payment of pension since 2012.

    The rally Committee Chairman, Comrade Gabriel Aduwa, said the state government should revert to pay as you go pension scheme.

    According to him, […]