NIGER GOVT DISMISSES 764 CIVIL SERVANTS OVER FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES
Niger State Government dismissed a medical Doctor, five accountants and seven hundred and fifty-eight civil servants for involvement in fraudulent acts and violation of extant rules.
The Government discovered that a total of five thousand, two hundred and fifty-eight (5,258) civil servants have been retired in the past three years.
The Chairman of the Niger State Civil Service Commission, Shehu Yusuf Galadima made the disclosure in a statement, while briefing Newsmen in Minna.
He mentioned that 46 personnel violated the extant rules and after thorough investigations were dismissed, it was also discovered that a medical doctor and five accountants were among those dismissed.
“Among them, a Medical Doctor, five Accountants, thirty-one (31) Pension Board staff, two Health workers and four ICT Personnel. Also, three hundred and eighty (380) civil servants were forcefully retired due to their involvement in fraudulent acts of alteration of date of birth or first appointment”
On certificate racketeering, he explained that 328 personnel were dismissed from service after the commission undertook a forensic examination of all certificates they presented during interview and the institutions they purported to have attended declared them as forgeries.
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