Retired Nigerian soldiers protest in Abuja over non-payment of Pension arrears
Retired soldiers, on Wednesday, staged a protest at the Federal Ministry of Finance in Abuja.

The retired soldiers who were protesting the non-payment of their pension arrears, appealed to the Federal Government to approve the payment of minimum wage arrears accruing to them from 2019 till date.

The protesters said that they had served the country and deserved payment of their pensions.

They also demanded a stop on all deductions on the pension of retired medical officers, as well as the inclusion of officers who fought during the civil war on the military pension scheme.