By Eutychus Yamikani
Civil servants’ to receive their monthly salary for May 2016, late.
Minister of Finance, economic planning and development Goodall Gondwe has advised the esteemed civil servants to exercise a little patience:”
“this delay is due to payroll changes which have been necessited by the results of the headcount which was carried out by the National Audit office in March 2016.
“my ministry therefore sincerely regrets the convenience, this delay will cause to the civil servants and their families.”
The Ministry says it is working hard to ensure this process is completed within the shortest period of time as possible.
According to a press release signed by the secretary to the treasury Ronald Mangani; states that, the delay has come as the Ministry of Finance is working with various Ministries and departments to review the payroll, and make necessary adjustment in line with the recommendations of the of the headcount:
“’This exercise requires more time and will be completed after the official’s pay date of 27th May.”