South in the National Assembly, has called for a slash of the salary of civil
servants who no longer go to work due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
briefing in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital on Monday.
the COVID-19 pandemic, the State and the Federal governments are spending more
to sustain personnel and non-personnel costs.
to work now should be given palliatives and paid less.
critically look at the recurrent and personnel expenditure which consumes about
70% of the budget.
and people should make sacrifices because this is the time to look at issues
sacrifice, especially on the personnel side.
personnel and overhead cost when even the work they are doing, most people
don’t go to the office now and they are being paid fully for the month. Is
there any justification for that?”
pandemic, then you should be given palliatives and be paid less,” he added.