A former Lagos state governor, Bola Tinubu, saluted Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his plan to repeal the Lagos state regulation that may assure lifetime pensions for former governors and vice governors.
Congressional All Progressives stated this in a collection of tweets on Wednesday.
The previous governor tweeted: “Congratulations to Governor Sanwo-Olu on the funds for Y2021, which he aptly named the ‘Price range for Reanimated Hope’. This daring and enterprising funds will empower our individuals and start to rebuild the state of Lagos.
“Specifically, I might additionally wish to commend the governor for the plan to provoke the repeal of the pension regulation that provides pension packages to former governors and their deputies. It is a daring and brave transfer by Mr. Governor and I wholeheartedly help it. I encourage all APC loyalists to do the identical. “
Shortly earlier than leaving workplace, Tinubu signed the Public Workplace Holder Legislation (Pension Fee) No. 11 Official Gazette of the State of Lagos 2007 that states that former governors of the State of Lagos are entitled to a home in Lagos and Abuja in any location of your selection.
A home was bought for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in Ikoyi and within the Asokoro space of Abuja close to the Lagos State Governor’s Lodge.
Former governors are entitled to different further advantages that embrace a house anyplace within the state of Lagos, six new vehicles each three years, 100 % of the incumbent governor’s base wage, (N7.7 million per yr) help free medical look after your self and household, amongst different advantages.