FG plans portal to engage older persons after retirement

The Federal Government is set to create a portal with a view to engaging, reengineering and reactivating capacity of older persons who wish to continue offering services after retirement.

The Director General of National Senior Citizens Centre, Dr Emem Omokaro, said this on Wednesday at a collaborative meeting with relevant government agencies and stakeholders on service level in Abuja.

The meeting tagged, ‘NSCC Continuing Engagement Bureau Programme’ was aimed at building a foundation of synergy between the centre and its critical partners.

Omokaro said the intervention was in realiseation of the huge potential in the older persons that could be tapped into national development.

The director-general said that the portal would be operational latest by April.

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