By; KUNLE SANNI, Kaduna
Katsina State Government has been scored high for prompt payment of Staff Salary and gratuities to retired workers.
A retired civil servant who is also Sarkin Labarai of Maradin Katsina, District Head of Kurfi, and Alhaji Abdul Bawa made the remark in Kaduna while commenting on the Katsina State radio 30th celebration anniversary recently held in Katsina.
He called on other retirees to continue to support government policies and programmes for the development of the state.
Alhaji Abdul who retired as director Education and Social Services urged those who received their 2016 entitlement and those yet to receive to exercise more patience as government is working round the clock to make the payment.
He described the decision of the General Manager of the Radio Station, Alhaji Sani Bala Kabomo for convening the 30th anniversary of the station as commendable, adding that it will remain and indelible mark in the history of the station in years to come.
The District Head however urged petroleum marketers especially in Dutsin-Ma and its environs to support the efforts of Government in ending fuel scarcity by ensuring the provision of more petroleum product for the people.
He further urged sister broadcasting stations to come up with ways of improving the welfare of staff for more productivity.
Alhaji Abdul stressed the need for media practitioners to abide by the ethics of the profession for the betterment of the larger society.