Katsina State Government has spent N152.3 million on the rehabilitation of 293 government’s staff houses from 2015 to date.
The state Head of Service, Alhaji Garba Sanda made the disclosure in Katsina on Wednesday during the closing ceremony of a three-day workshop for directors in the state.
He also disclosed that the government had disbursed N250 million as vehicle refurbishing loan to 2,750 civil servants adding that before the end of this year, another batch would be selected to benefit from the loan.
He said that the government was determined improve the welfare of workers to boost their morale for effective performance.
Sanda also said that the government had adopted a circular on the implementation of 33 per cent pension increase to pensioners in the state and local governments with effect from January, 2016.