Governor Yahaya Bello on the 22nd of February 2016 set up a 29-Man Staff Verification and Screening Committee to among others, ascertain the true figure of the workforce of the State, Local Government Area, Local Government Education Authorities and Pensioners; and also make recommendations that will reposition the Public Service and Pension Administration in Kogi State.
Consequent upon the issues arising out of the report of the Staff Verification and Screening Committee.
A 23-Man Staff Screening Review and Complaints Committee was set up to look into the various complaints and issues arising therefrom. That Committee submitted its own report on the 23rd of December, 2016.
In keeping with the ideals of fairness, justice and transparency, His Excellency further on the 26th day of January, 2017 inaugurated a 37-Man Staff Complaint Appeal Committee to attend to Public Servants who wish to Appeal the decision of the Screening Review and Complaints Committee.
Following the window opened by His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, The Executive Governor, Kogi State, many Public Servants presented themselves before the appeal committee to represent their case while some stayed away
knowing fully well that they do not have any defence against the issues raised against them.
It is important to note that a total of 3, 441 public servants did not appear before the appeal committee, while a total of 39, 144 public servants presented themselves before the appeal committee.
On a related note, a total of 9,832 Public Servants who were not on the unclear list presented themselves for screening. Our review of the documents presented by most of these people revealed that they have been disengaged in the past by various screening exercise and they confessed that they only came to try their luck before the appeal committee.
Number of Unclear Staff as at December 23, 2016.
MDAs – 6,995
Total – 17,848
Cleared Staff as at April 23, 2017 (from the Unclear staff)
MDAs – 3,603
LGAs – 4,016
Total – 7619
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