Nigeria removes 23,846 ghost workers from payroll


Nigeria removes 23,846 ghost workers from payroll

The Nigerian government said on Sunday that about 23,846 ghost workers were being removed monthly from its payroll. The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, said consequently about N2.293 billion was reduced from the total salary bill for the ministries, departments and agencies MDAs for February 2016 when compared to December 2015 when the BVN audit process commenced. The minister said the ghost workers were uncovered in payrolls of various MDAs during the ongoing bank verification number (BVN)-based staff audit and enrollment to the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). (cartoon by nasoweseeam.com, story culled from premiumtimesng.com)

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