Come May 2020 “without presentation of the country’s IDs no one will be given the pension allowance” after the government tightened the pension purse through introduction of new payment technology meant to tighten the process with effective from May 1, 2020. The Ministry of Finance announced last week that issuance of national IDs will be at the top of priorities in 2020, especially to the elderly around the country in order to prepare them for eligibility to the monthly pension stipends.
Jan. 26, 2020 1 min read
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Old age pensioners and retiring civil servants have been warned to ensure that they have national identification cards (IDs) or lose the right to receive old age pension from government.