One of the beneficiaries, who spoke to The Standard under condition of anonymity, said they are now happy that the matter is now settled once and for all. “Now at least we can forge on with our lives,” he said.
Until now, the affected staff members had expressed frustration over the non-payment of their termination dues with some even taking the matter to the Ombudsman for redress.
The GFF president Lamin Kaba Bajo had earlier told this paper that since it is people rather institutions which change, his administration would had to take over the claims of the sacked staff and they were at the time verifying who had what claims before taking action.”It appears that has been satisfactorily done hence the payments,” said another happy former staff on the phone.]]>