Members of staff retiring between now and the next five years were educated on basic successful retirement strategies. Over fifty participants were enlightened in the areas of health, finance, psychology, socials, relationship with PFAs etc. Welcoming the participants, Dr.(Mrs.) Toyin Akinfire (Dir Human Resources Mgt.) enjoined them to start preparing now. She stressed the need to internalize knowledge of members of staff and make them more productive.
The Deputy Director, Training Mr. Ibe enlightened the participants on what they should be expecting at retirement and how to deal with them and make the best out of their retirement age. A one-time Deputy Director, Extension and zonal coordination, Mrs. Odediran was also present today and she gave practical examples of how retirement age looks like.
The Acting Director-General of FIIRO also lent her voice during the seminar. She spoke on the things that we learnt as soul-searching opportunity for participants to analyze themselves and to know how prepared they are for retirement. She enjoying the would-be retirees to go back and make adequate preparations for their retirement.
Some of the participants were elated and we are very happy at the calibre of people that came to for the training, they were also full of praises for the Director of Human Resources Management for organizing such a seminar.