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Ben Bruce Blasts Federal Government For Budgeting N40M For Wild Animals In Aso Rock Presidential Villa; See His Reason

Senator representing Bayelsa east, Ben Bruce, has slammed the Federal Government for N40 million in the 2017 budget designated for the feeding of wild animals in the presidential villa calling it heartbreaking as many Nigerians can’t afford to eat..

He tweeted on Thursday night;

“It breaks my heart that at a time when many Nigerians can’t eat we are budgeting N40 million to feed wildlife in Aso Rock Presidential Villa,”

“At N510 to a dollar, #BuyNaijaToGrowTheNaira is no luxury, it is not even a necessity. Nigeria has reached the stage where it’s a necessity.”

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  • comrade segun

    I no understand this FG self

  • Kenny D Osonwa

    This is looting, EFCC see work oo

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    No b say dem go use am,na still dem go put am for their pocket

  • Mezzy Gilbert

    Smh,and u say ds so called leaders get conscience

  • HONEST

    what about the presidency voted N94.5 million for the purchase of bullet proof tyres and N604 million for sewage and electricity charges in State House in the 2017 budget.???

  • Too bad

  • HONEST

    I weep for 9ja

  • Cornel Nwankwo

    Though feeding the wildlife is of necessity but the amount stipulated for such is quite outrageous

  • WillieBravo

    I’m ashamed of the FG abeg

    • chika bibian

      I dey tell you

    • comrade segun

      Same here

  • chika bibian

    Can you imagine the nonsense wildlife my foot…. Why is our government is so selfish

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      What are you saying, do you want the wildlife to feed on our presidents and ministers and as well innocent souls around the aso rock villa?

  • emekachilaka

    that is crazy 40m for what nao

  • Olovo Obinna

    Ahahhahaha..,that’s the change ambassador…. Make I hear somebody tell me say support the government,, na slap d person go collect first….imagine

    • Cornel Nwankwo

      Are you saying that the money is too much or there shouldn’t be any provision for feeding of wildlife ?

      • Olovo Obinna

        U no serious… Humans n animals who deserves attention the more…do u know how many rural hospitals that amount can renovate n equipped as well…..

    • comrade segun

      Gbam