The Federal Government has announced the abolition of the gasoline subsidy, a historic first. The government has declared a staggering N5 billion palliative for each state to alleviate the probable impact on the federation’s states, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). This initiative is intended to provide much-needed relief and assistance during these trying times.
At a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum presented the latest developments. Following the conclusion of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting, the governor met with State House reporters.
In a show of leadership, Vice President Kashim Shettima presided over the highly anticipated NEC meeting on Thursday.
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