Lagos moves to repeal law on pension for ex-govs, deputies

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In the face of the dwindling revenue and the need to cut governance cost, the Lagos State Government says it is drafting a bill that would repeal the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pension Law 2007). This was announced on Tuesday morning by Gbenga Omotoso, the state’s commissioner for Information and Strategy through his Twitter handle, @gbenga_omo. According to him, “to keep governance cost low and to signal selflessness in public service, a draft executive bill coming for the repeal of the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pension Law 2007),…

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