As Benue staff be part of their counterparts in different states of the federation to mark the 2021 Labour Day, the state Governor, Samuel Ortom has assured them of his administration’s dedication to their welfare.
The Governor in a press release signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, on Saturday, acknowledged the contributions the employees have made to the event of the state through the years and urges them to maintain the dedication.
Ortom recommended retirees of the state for his or her understanding and assures them that he’ll proceed to deal with the problems of pensions and gratuity as funds allow.
This, based on him, the Authorities has already demonstrated with the domestication of the Pensions Act which is ready to make the problem of excellent pensions a factor of the previous.
“Although Benue and nation at massive have been experiencing tough occasions, my administration has given precedence to points affecting the employees such because the common fee of salaries since January 2018.
“My administration has additionally concluded preparations with the Administrative Workers Faculty Of Nigeria (ASCON), for the coaching of staff whereas reaffirming his dedication to making sure that water and electrical energy provide stay fixed on the State Secretariat as it’s the case in the meanwhile,” he mentioned.
The Governor additional restated the resolve of his administration to implementation of the State Well being Insurance coverage Scheme for the formal and non-formal sectors; a growth he says will avail Benue individuals the chance to entry healthcare at extremely sponsored prices.
He additionally known as for the cooperation of the employees and different Benue individuals with the State Authorities and safety businesses to allow them assure the security of lives and property.
Could Day: Ortom commends Benue staff, assures steady help to them