Abuja - The Senate has suspended consideration of the report of its Finance committee following sharp disagreements among members over the pay cut recommended by the panel, Punch reports.
The senators resolved to reject the reduction of salaries and allowances as recommended by the Senator James Manager’s committee.
They said it was not possible to accept pay cut with other beneficiaries of the N120bn National Assembly annual budget not doing same.
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Some other senators said further consideration of the finance committee report was stepped down because many of their colleagues rejected the contents of the report.
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