Friday, 2 October 2015

Buhari Used Only N70m but Jonathan Spent N64bn on Party for Independence Celebration

Buhari Used Only N70m but Jonathan Spent N64bn on Party for Independence Celebration

Governor Nasir el-Rufai has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari for budgeting a paltry N70m for the just concluded Independence Day anniversary celebration.

El-Rufai revealed that under Goodluck Jonathan, Government spent billions yearly on Independence.

He noted that between 2011 and 2014, Jonathan spent over N64bn celebrating Independence party.

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el-Rufai wrote, “This is the APC/PMB change we voted for. Independence anniversary expenditure for the past five years: 2011 – N13bn; 2012 -N15bn; 2013 – N14bn; 2014 – N22bn; 2015 – N70m.
You may wish to know that in 2010 Jonathan budgeted another N10bn for golden jubilee celebration.