By Awayi Kuje
Keffi (Nasarawa State), Sept. 10, 2020 Alhaji Abdulraham Maigoro, the Executive Chairman, Keffi Local Government of Nasarawa State, on Thursday assured pensioners of the council of improved welfare and improved standard of living.
Maigoro gave the assurance while inspecting the ongoing Biometric Data capturing of pensioners of the council in Keffi.
He said that the screening exercise as directed by Gov. Abdullahi Sule was to ascertain the actual number of pensioners in the council.
” I am here to see things for myself and I want to assure you that every pensioner will be captured during the period stipulated for the screening.
” I also want to assure you that my administration is committed to pensioners’ improved standard of living and welfare.
” I will continue to key into good policies and programmes that will improve on the standard of living of pensioners, civil servants and other residents,” he said.
The chairman called on pensioners who had yet to be captured to avail themselves for the exercise, adding that it was in their interest and for the overall development of the area and the state.
He called on the people of the area to continue to support his administration’s policies and programmes in order to enjoy more dividends of democracy.
He also called on the people of the area and the state to support Gov. Abdullahi Sule’s administration.
Maigoro urged the people of the area and other Nigerians to be law abiding and respect constituted authorities for the overall development of the nation.