National Pension Commission Issues Final Notice On Refund Of Pension Contributions To The Personnel Of Nigerian Army, Airforce And Navy Who Were Exempted From The Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS).
Following the exemption of the Military and other Secret Security Agencies’ personnel from the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) in 2011, the National Pension Commission (PenCom), in 2012, commenced the refund of the employee portion of pension contributions to the personnel who were in service between July 2005 and December 2011. However, it has been observed that some personnel are yet to receive their refunds.
The Commission working in conjunction with the Military Pension Board is desirous of bringing the refund exercise to a close by 30 June, 2019.
Accordingly, all Military Personnel who were in service between January 2005 and December 2011, but are yet to receive a refund of their employee portion of the pension contributions are required to contact the Military Pension Board or any Military Formations close to them to complete the “Request for Refund of Pension Contribution Form”.
All completed Forms are to be submitted through the Military Pension Board on or before 30 April 2019 to give National Pension Commission ample time to process the refunds to the affected personnel before the expiration date of 30 June 2019.
For all inquiries, please contact PenCom on 08035476197 or the Military
Pension Board on 08052981116.