Pensioners under the aegis, Pension Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD), have commended the directorate for performing wonderfully and exemplary well in its services to pensioners.
The pensioners made this known at this year’s 2022 Customer Service Week of PTAD held in PTAD Zonal Office in Enugu Wednesday.
They were of the view that PTAD had made life easy as they engage in the processing and collection of their pension, unlike years back when issues of pension leads to sudden death, sickness and stress for senior citizens.
Speaking at the PTAD office, Enugu, Mr Izuchukwu Obichukwu, a pensioner, noted that PTAD had made it possible for pensioners to get their pension as at when due as well as provided desk officers and staff that courteously attended to pensioners.
Obichukwu, who is the secretary of Legion of Disengaged Workers and Pensioners of Nigeria Coal Corporation, urged the federal government to continue in the present way they are according service and respect to pensioners.
“PTAD has ensured we receive our pensions just as current workers receive their salaries monthly as well as paid up all arrears of pension owed to workers before they came on board.
“I must confess the federal government through PTAD is performing wonderfully well and all issues concerning pensions are stress-free today,” he said.
Another pensioner, Pa Elias Obetta, appreciated PTAD for ensuring his pension gets to him directly through bank, adding: “It is seamless now, as I get my pension alert even before the end of the month.”
Obetta commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration for giving respect, care and consideration to senior citizens who are pensioners.
Mr Simon Obasi, thanked PTAD administration for attending to pension’s enquires with courtesy and ensuring verifications were done with human face.