596 dead people on government payroll in Bauchi

 
Mon Jan 6th, 2020 - Bauchi
 

A verification panel set up by the Bauchi State Government to verify the authenticity of the workers Bank Verification Number (BVN) has discovered 596 deceased workers on the payroll of the government.

While briefing the press on Monday, the Chairman of the Panel, Sen. Adamu Gumba, said “in the process of this exercise, we discovered that 596 deceased officers are on the government payroll.

“However, we have immediately recommended to the state government that their names should be removed from pension and the state payroll.

 
 

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source: Guardian