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VP Namadi Sambo gets a N2bn home

05 December 2012, 12:15

Abuja - The Minister of the FCT, Bala Mohammed has defended the 2 billion allocation for the construction of house for Vice President Namadi Sambo, Punch reports.

N300m has been earmarked for the designing and construction of the residences of the President of the Senate, David Mark; his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu; the Speaker, Aminu Tambuwal; and his deputy, Emeka Ihedioha.

The Federal Executive Council had in 2009 approved a N7.1bn contract for the design and construction of a new official residence for the vice-president of Nigeria.

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