Dead persons still on LGA payroll
Names people confirmed to have either died or retired from service have continued to appear on the payroll of Chikun local government area of Kaduna State.
Interim Chairperson of Chikun local government of Kaduna State, Hajiya Hadiza Ladi Yahuza, who confirmed this to newsmen, said the local government was working hard to remove ghost workers of from its payroll.
“On the payroll we havegotsomeinteresting issues. Some staff that have died were still featuring in our payroll, even some staff that are retiredwerestillfeaturing. Some staff that have left long ago to other local governments were still featuring on the payroll. And we got about 60 of the workers not verified by us still featuring on the payroll. So we hope that by next month we will have a clean payroll inthelocalgovernment,” she said.