President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has slashed the number of people accompanying him on local and foreign trips by 60 percent to reduce cost of governance.
The directive announced today by Special Adviser on Media, Ajuri Ngelale also affects the Vice President Kashim Shettima and the First Lady.
FOREIGN TRIPS :
•President – 20 persons
•Vice President -5 persons
•First Lady -5 persons
•President – 25 persons.
•Vice President- 15 persons.
•First lady -10 persons.
President Tinubu also directed that his security personnel be heavily reduced during visit to states in Nigeria as the security architecture in the states he is visiting would take charge of his personal security.
He warned that any minister or public servant that violates this directive would be sanctioned.