Mai Mala Buni, Governor of Yobe had approved the sum of N619.5m for the payment of local government pensions and gratuities.
Report from Nigeria News, Governor Mai Mala Buni conveyed in a statement through his Director General of Press and Media Affairs, Alhaji Mamman Mohammed in Damaturu, that the payment was for batch 45.
He said N449.6m of the amount would be paid to 274 retirees, while the remaining N169.9m was for the next of kin of 93 deceased civil servants.
Also, governor Mai Mala Buni has also approved the placement of 102 allied health care students on a Grade Level 5 in the state civil service.
Governor Mai Mala Buni has decided to help the students studying in universities across Nigeria.
Beneficiaries listed by Mai Mala Buni to include the students studying physiotherapy, pharmacy, radiography, nursing, and medical laboratory sciences in various universities across Nigeria.