Okorocha calls for cut in cost of running legislature

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Lawmaker representing Imo West Senatorial Discrict, Rochas Okorocha has called for a cut in the cost of governance by having just one Senatorial representative instead of three per state.

Okorocha argued for the cut during plenary on Thursday while reaction to the report presented by the Committee on Finance and National Planning on the 2020-2022 Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) and Fiscal Planning Strategy Paper (FSP).

He said, “We must begin to make sacrifice and cut down our cost of governance by having just one (1) Senatorial representative instead of three (3) per state.”

The former Imo State governor asked the Senate to look for new ways to proffer solutions that will help generate funds to support the needs of Nigerians, to create jobs and put food on the table of the masses.




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