Sanwo-Olu to disburse N3.1bn to 1,000 retired civil servants next week
Published By: Kazeem Ugbodaga
By Kazeem Ugbodaga
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday disclosed that his administration will be disbursing N3.1 billion to 1,000 civil servants who retired from the state’s civil service next week.
Sanwo-Olu, in a tweet, said the disbursement is under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS).
He wrote: “Hello Lagos, I’m happy to share some news with you that I hope will put smiles on the faces of families.
“Next week, we’re set to disburse N3.1 billion under the Contributory Pension Scheme to over 1,000 retirees who have served our state tirelessly. Your sacrifices have not gone unnoticed.
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“It is pertinent to take note of the fact that in the lifetime of our administration, we have disbursed over N60 billion as pension to over 17,000 retirees. This achievement fills us with pride,” he said.
Sanw-Olu stated that prioritising the welfare of those who had shaped Lagos’ history is not just a commitment, but a legacy.
“Your trust is paramount, and together, we’re constructing a Lagos that champions its own.
“A heartfelt thank you for your unwavering dedication. Your contributions form the very foundation of our vibrant state. There is so much more to be done, and we will continue to strive to achieve more. Let’s keep building a stronger, caring Lagos together,” Sanwo-Olu added.