Dahir-Umar made the disclosure at the sixth conference organised for pension directors by the commission in Lagos.
A statement signed by the Acting Director-General of PenCom, Aisha Dahir-Umar, in Abuja said the warning was to prevent pensioners and pension contributors from being duped.
The acting Director-General, National Pension Commission, Aisha Dahir-Umar, said a pre-retirement workshop was taking place simultaneously in 15 locations across the country.
The Acting Director-General, PenCom, Aisha Dahir-Umar, said at the workshop in Lagos on Monday that over eight million retirees had been imparted with the knowledge of the country’s pension scheme through the annual event.
Dahir-Umar told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the Federal Government and the PenCom would soon release substantial funds for the payment