FG orders verification of certificates of NSITF Staff.

Federal government has ordered the verification of the academic qualifications of staff of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) as well as their National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificates.

Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, gave the order to the reconstituted board of the Fund, shortly after their inauguration in Abuja.

Senator Ngige also charged the new board to ensure the full implementation of the NSITF Restructuring Report and conclusion of Electronic NSITF (E-NSITF) Phases one and two, to enable maximum collection of contributions from public and private sectors, as well as move into the informal sector of the economy.

He mandated the new board to do their possible best to build a new NSITF, noted for accountability, transparency and other principles characteristic of good governance.