For long, Nigerians have been calling for cost reduction in governance. We thank God that President Muhammadu Buhari has finally taken a step in that direction.
However, the first step has been omitted; all illegal occupants in Aso Rock Villa feeding fat on the public purse should have been the first casualties and not those who make the vice president’s office functional.
The National Assembly is the most wasteful arm of government that needs to be drastically downsized. What about the known and unknown looters in various ministries, departments, government agencies and even in all the military and para-military institutions?
Until the cleansing is total, government’s motive would remain suspicious.
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