The Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has approved and directs the release and payment of death benefit for year 2014 worth 250 million naira only.

Governor Dankwambo while giving the goodwill message advises the beneficiaries to make good use of the money and pleaded with the retirees to exercise more patience as the government is working hard towards it.

Meanwhile, the Gombe State Head of Civil Service Alh. Adamu H. Abubakar showed his appreciation to the Executive Governor for fulfilling his promise, also commending the governor is the Permanent Secretary State Pension Bureau Hajiya Zainab Idiris for fulfilling his promise and also call on the beneficiaries to make proper use of what they will get for the betterment of their future.

The Chairman Gombe State chapter of the Union of Pensioners Mr. I.H Kurya appreciated the effort of the Executive Governor for remembering the retirees of the state and also prays for unity and justice in the union.