The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has concluded plans to hold the Pre-Retirement workshops for staff of Ministries, Departments and Agencies(MDAs) who are due to retire between January and December 2020.
A statement by the commission stated that the workshop is designed to educate the prospective retirees on the modalities for accessing retirement benefits under the Contributory Pension Scheme(CPS) and will hold between June 17 and June25, 2019 at 15 centres across the six geo-political zones of the Federation and FCT.
The commission said the centres scheduled for the exercise include, Abuja, Lagos, Kano, Port-Harcourt, Ilorin, Gombe, Bauchi. Others are Owerri, Sokoto, Enugu, Lokoja, Ibadan, Lafia and Benin.
Intending participants are not required to come with any document and medically unfit employees are exempted from the exercise, it added.