• I owe pensioners only 4 years arrears – Oshiomhole

    I owe pensioners only 4 years arrears – Oshiomhole

    Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo says his administration is owing only four years of unpaid pensions after settling nine years pensioners’ entitlements.

    Oshiomhole told the State House correspondents in Abuja on Thursday that, contrary to the allegation by the opposition, he was not leaving behind a huge liability for his successor.

    The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo had alleged that the present administration’s failure to pay pensioners’ arrears might cripple the incoming administration in the state.

    “From 1998 when the Army […]