Mrs Stella Odey the Cross River State Commissioner for Local Government Affairs (LGA), has dissolved the state’s local government Pensions Board.
Mrs Stella Odey in a statement issued to newsmen on Tuesday in Calabar said.
She has disclosed that all activities of the board were suspended with immediate effect until further notice.
Mrs Stella Odey, has however ordered the Auditor General and Permanent Secretary of the Local Government Service Commission to meet with her for further directives.
Mrs Stella Odey said the action was in the best interest of the state and pensioners.
“Prof. Benedict Ayade, the Governor of Cross River is committed to improved welfare of pensioners in the state”, she said.