The 360 members of the House of Representatives have resolved to donate two months of their salaries to the fight against the covid-19 pandemic in Nigeria.
The Speaker of the House, Mister Femi Gbajabiamila, who announced this says the donation of salaries will be independent of the contributions by individual lawmakers to alleviate the hardship faced by their constituents.
According to him, beginning with the march salary, the lawmakers’ donations will be transferred directly to the national relief fund account for the fight against covid-19.
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