Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has promised to pay all outstanding entitlements of workers in the state.
The Governor made the pledge yesterday at the swearing-in of new Permanent Secretaries, Principals-General and Head Teachers-General, at the Governor’s office, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
Governor Abiodun who described the workers and pensioners as co-builders, said they had contributed their quota to the advancement of the state and deserved to be taken care of.
His words: “Our administration will not deny you of the rewards of your meritorious hard work. You have all worked and contributed your quota to the continued development of our dear state.”
“We have cleared the backlogs of promotions of over 10,000 personnel in the education industry.”
He assured that the state would soon clear the backlogs of workers for 2018, 2019 and 2020 promotion exercises.
The Governor while congratulating the new appointees said their appointments were testament to their past records and a challenge for them to do more in the service.