CABINET MINISTERS DONATE FIFTY PERCENT OF MARCH SALARY TO TACKLE COVID 19.
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The 43 ministers in the President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet have donated fifty per cent of their March salaries to support government’s efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
The decision was disclosed in a statement issued in Abuja by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.
Alhaji Mohammed said that the Minister of State for Transportation, Senator Gbemisola Saraki coordinated the donation.
He quoted senator Saraki as saying that the donation was a gesture of solidarity and support for the federal government’s efforts to tackle the disease.