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FG Begins Payment Of N22.6bn To Ex-Nigeria Airways Staff

The payment of entitlement worth N22.6billion to all former staff of the defunct national carrier, Nigeria Airways, is set to commence from Monday next week, the Federal government have announced.

In a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zaibab Ahmed, said the payment will last for seven days in three regions – Lagos, Kano and Enugu.

The exercise which she said will begin on Monday, October 22, 2018 at the designated centers except for the one in Enugu that will end on Thursday, October 18, 2018.

According to Ahmed through her Special Adviser on Media and Communications, Paul Abechi, the payment exercises will hold in the three regions;

1. Sky-Power Catering, Ikeja, Lagos.

2. ABC (former Nigeria Airways Office), Bank Road, Kano.

3. Villa Toscana Hotel, at 1 Aguleri Street, Independent Layout, Enugu.

“Beneficiaries are expected to come along with the following documents to the centres: Letter of Appointment, Letter of Confirmation, Letter of Last Promotion, Letter of Retirement, NAL Identity Card, other means of Identification (National ID Card, International Passport, Driver’s License, etc), Particulars of Bank Account: A cheque slip or statement of Bank Account, Letter of Administration to be presented by Next-of-Kin (NOKs) in the case of deceased beneficiaries.”