Nigeria: Regardless of Financial Hardship, Tinubu to Spend N1.5bn On Automobiles for ‘First Woman’s Workplace’, N2.9bn for Suvs

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Apart from the workplace of the primary woman, the federal government plans to spend one other N2.9 billion on Sport Utility Autos (SUV) for the Presidential Villa, and one other N2.9 billion to interchange operational autos for the presidency.

The federal authorities is planning to spend N1.5 billion on autos for the Workplace of First Woman amidst financial challenges dealing with the nation.

The quantity is contained within the supplementary finances despatched to the Nationwide Meeting for approval.

President Bola Tinubu had on Tuesday requested the Nationwide Meeting to approve the N2.17 trillion supplementary finances.

The finances was authorized by the Federal Government Council (FEC) at its assembly on Monday.

President Tinubu and a few of his aides and different authorities official have repeatedly pleaded with Nigerians to be affected person with the administration.

A evaluate of the finances by PREMIUM TIMES reveals that the administration is embarking on extravagant spending at a time when Nigerians are being requested to make sacrifices.

Mr Tinubu had throughout his inauguration on 29 Could eliminated the petroleum subsidy regime which has led to over 400 per cent hike in worth of petrol at stores.

The president and a few authorities officers have repeatedly pleaded with Nigerians to be affected person with the administration. They mentioned the present struggling the residents are present process can be temporal.