Plateau state Government says it will henceforth adopt the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) using the Bank Verification Number BVN for the payment of salaries of Civil servants in the state. State accountant General Cyril Tsenyil disclosed this in an interview in his office.
He expressed government determination to pay worker’s salaries at when due but appeal to the civil Servants to be patience as government is trying to address the matter of its work force once and for all. On the issues of the salary bail out from the Central Bank of Nigeria, Tsenyil explained that Government is making effort to assess the funds as soon as possible. State head of service Izam azi attributed the delay in payment of the salaries to the short fall in the allocation from the Federation account saying government is working hard to address the issue. He shed more light on the internally generated revenue of the State that was mortgage to a particular bank.