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Ben Bruce comments on N8.64bn wardrobe allowance

17 June 2015, 11:40

Abuja -  Entertainment mogul and senator Ben Murray Bruce said, in a series of tweets on Tuesday that he can only control his own actions and begged Nigerians for patience and understanding.

The Senator had, before being sworn in, criticized the legislators for collecting rich allowances to represent poor people.

“My attention had been drawn to news reports about intended payments to be made to Federal Legislators.

To the best of my knowledge, these payments were not discussed at plenary or in private.

Also read:Ben Murray Bruce kicks against long convoys

I only control my actions. The best I can do is influence the actions of my colleagues in the Senate. Nations change over time not overnight.

I urge patience and understanding from all Nigerians even as I assure you that I, Ben Murray Bruce, will continue to be on your side.” He tweeted.


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