Abuja - For failing to release the N29 billion police pension fund, the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, will face the House of Representatives committee on Pension Matters.
Okonko- Iweala’s invitation followed her refusal to reply.to many correspondence from the committee, reports Thisday.
She would be investigated to determine why she had to move the pension fund to her office instead of giving the power to the director who is in charge of pension.
Hon. Ibrahim Bawa Kamba, Chairman of the House Committee on Pension Matters, said the non-release of the fund by the minister has resulted in the death of many police pensioners leaving their defendants in penury.
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