ALGON Commends Tambuwal for Paying Gratuities of LG Chairmen, Retired Staff


By Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto
The Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Sokoto State chapter, on Tuesday commended Governor Aminu Tambuwal for the payment of outstanding gratuities, and severance allowances to former chairmen and councillors, retired local government workers, as well as primary school teachers amounting to N5 billion.
Speaking with journalists in Sokoto, the chairman of the association, Alhaji Aminu Ibrahim, said the gesture is an indication that he has the welfare of the people at heart.
He noted that the gesture would enhance productivity and diligence in the provision of social services to the people of the state by civil servants and political office holders.
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