Members of the House of Representatives have magnanimously donated their two months salary to help assist the Federal Government of Nigeria to curtail the spread of coronavirus.
The unanimous decision was announced by the Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila in a video message to Nigerians yesterday.
He said “We in the House of Representatives have jointly committed to contribute 100% of our salaries for the next two months to the fight against COVID-19 in Nigeria,”
This came through after the lawmakers in both chambers were asked to sacrifice their salaries to help FG, curtail the spread of CONVID-19.
The members donated their salaries amounting to N226.9m to support the federal government to combat the coronavirus pandemic.