BREAKING: Tinubu Seeks Approval Of N500 Billion Palliative For Nigerians

In a bid to cushion the effect of fuel subsidy removal, President Bola Tinubu has written to the House of Representatives seeking approval to provide N500 billion palliative to the citizens.

Tinubu wants the lower legislative chamber to amend the 2022 Supplementary Appropriation Act to accommodate the provision.

The request was contained in a letter President Tinubu wrote to the House of Reps and which the Speaker, Tajudeen Abbas, read during the plenary on Wednesday.

“I write to request the approval of the House of Representatives for an amendment of the 2022 appropriation act in accordance with the law.