The shocking revelation of how much money we as a country are losing because of the payment of non existent employees within our collective FG labour force is still being uncovered as seen in the below excerpt culled from The Nigerian Daily Trust Newspaper
Bauchi state Local Government Service Commission has uncovered the existence of over 5000 ghost workers across the 20 local government councils of the state. The Chairman Local Government Service Commission, Alhaji Ibrahim Musa stated this today while speaking with newsmen in Bauchi. He said the discovery was made by the commission after conducting a screening exercise across the local councils in the state. Musa said part of the revelations of the committee that went round the 20 local government councils in the state was the existence of many staffs that are supposed to have retired since but were still using false ages to remain in service.