• We spend N165bn on salaries and allowances every month – FG

    We spend N165bn on salaries and allowances every month – FG

    The federal government says it spends N165 billion on salaries and allowances every month.

    The minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed this on Tuesday in Abuja, during a joint meeting with the security chiefs of paramilitary agencies under the ministry of interior on continuous audit and migration from manual to automated payment system.

    The minister, who lamented the continuous leakages and wastages that characterized federal government’s payment system, said that the government can no longer afford such a huge amount of […]