Yobe Gov Ibrahim Gaidam Approves N671 Million As Gratuity Payment For Retirees
Yobe State Governor, Ibrahim Gaidam, on Monday, approved N670,731,146.00 as gratuity payments to a total of 364 civil servants who have retired from the services of the state government and those who have died in service.
This was contained in a statement signed by Mr. Abdullahi Bego, Director-General Press Affairs to Governor Gaidam.
“The approval covers the civil servants who have retired (or died) between August and December 2017,” the statement read.
“Recall that in early January 2018, Governor Gaidam had approved N1, 097, 896, 058.43 as gratuities to 631 workers who have retired from the services of the state government between January and July 2017.
“Workers who have retired from the services of the state government from January 2018 to date will await verification and the processing of their documents before further payments are made.
“It is the commitment of His Excellency Governor Gaidam that the Yobe State Government will remain unwavering in its commitment to the welfare of workers in its employ,” the statement added.