Osun State Government has released the sum of N1.1 billion to improve the welfare of retired civil servants and workers of the State.
This was made known in a statement signed by the Head of Service, Dr Festus Olowogboyega Oyebade.
Oyebade said the sum of N600 million in the total fund released was meant for the settlement of retired Primary School teachers and Local Government workers.
He futher adds that an additional five hundred million was approved to pay contributory pensions of retired officers of the civil service and parastatals.
However, the list of beneficiaries of the approved sum has been pasted on the notice board of the Ministry of Information and Civic Orientation, the State’s Pension Bureau and the Office of the Head of Service.