Kano Governor, Ganduje, slashes political office holders’ salaries by 50 percent


Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has announced a 50 percent cut in the salaries and allowances of all political officer holders in the state.
Ganduje made the announcement in Kano during the swearing-in ceremony of 13 new commissioners for the state.
“I hereby announce that the salaries and allowances of all political office holders are reduced by 50 percent.
“We shall pursue an aggressive internal revenue generation in view of the dwindling oil revenue from the federation account as business will no longer be as usual,” he said.
The governor disclosed that the new administration had also introduced new reforms including reduction in …Read More

Source:: New Mail