Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker of the House of Representatives has stated that he won’t sign off on a 2021 budget until certain needs are met.
According to him, he said that those who have suffered police brutality need to be included in the 2021 budget.
Gbajabiamila said there is need for adequate compensation for those who have suffered Police brutality in the past 10 years.
The Speaker added that he will not sign off the budget a budget that doesn’t meet “the reasonable demands of ASUU” which are already agreed to by the government.
RETWEET!— Jamal Castro (@JamalCastro8) October 20, 2020
"Your voices have been heard, do not let anybody convince you that to withdraw from the streets now is to concede defeat."
- House Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila
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