ASUU Warns Nigerian President Against Slashing Health and Education Budget

Asuu [Academic Staff Union of Universities] warns Mr. President against his plan on slashing Health and Education budget as it was brought to twitter through their official handle the below is the tweet from Asuu official handle.

"The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against cutting down the health and education budgets in the proposed 2020 revised appropriation. "

"The union has also asked the government not to defraud the nation by muddling up budgeted social intervention funds with donated funds meant for palliatives for the vulnerable to cope with COVID-19 which has negatively affected their livelihood."

"The federal government is proposing a slash of 50.76billion from the 111.78 billion budgeted for UBEC to bring it down to 61.02billion and a cut of 26.51billion from the 44.49billion allocated to Basic Health care to bring it down to 17.98 billion naira." 

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