Guardian news revealed that Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi promised he will pay all salary arrears of civil servants and the pension arrears of retirees before the end of 2017. The year has less than a month to run out.
Bello also said that he would start the prompt payment of salaries of workers in the state public service from January 2018.
“As from January next year, we shall be paying all our cleared civil servants salaries as and when due.
“I want to appreciate God that good days are coming to the people of Kogi,” he said