• Pensioners demand N25,000 minimum pension

    Pensioners demand N25,000 minimum pension

    Pensioners are agitating for an increase in their monthly stipend, even as the Federal Government has yet to clear a backlog of pensions owed some of its retirees.

    Specifically, the Nigeria Union of Pensioners is asking the government to pay retired civil servants a minimum pension of N25,000.

    This is coming about five months after the Nigeria Labour Congress and the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria began the agitation for a new minimum wage of N56,000 for civil servants. The minimum wage […]