(TRADE NEWSWIRE): The Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman has assured that all pensioners who are qualified for pension increase in line with Federal Government Constitutional provision will enjoy same, TRADE NEWSWIRE reports.
In a statement obtained by TRADE NEWSWIRE from the Principal Manager, Ibrahim Nasiru on behalf of the General Manager, Public Affairs of NPA, the Managing Director of the Agency in her address to representative of the concerned pensioners of the NPA in Marina emphasized that a committee would be set up to work out the details of the payment.
Usman added that the Authority operates a salary structure different from Federal Government Harmonized Public Service Salary and its associate structures, but that Management assures the pensioners of monthly payment of pensions and that a mechanism would be put in place to guarantee adjustments that would be sustainable.
Earlier in his appeal, the spokesman of the concerned pensioners of NPA Mr. Charles Ayo Binitie, expressed profound gratitude to the MD NPA for her maturity and tact with which she handled the issue he stated that they were grateful for the favourable conclusion of the meeting.
Top Management of the Authority were represented by the Executive Directors Marine and Operations Dr. Sokonte Huttin Davies, Finance and Administration, Bello Koko Mohammed and other Senior Officers.