Gov't urged to cut down on certain expenditures

In Summary
  • Lucky says government should stop buying  cars for government officials.
  • Gaetano states that government should reduce salaries and benefits for government officials.

Amidst the economic challenging times the country is facing, The Minister of ICT and National Guidance Chris Baryomunsi came out and advised Ugandans to tighten their belts and spend money carefully by cutting down on certain expenses  if they are to survive.

Gaetano and Lucky agreed that Its okay for citizens to spend carefully but the government should as well do the same thing over the tax payer's money. They revealed certain things the government should cut spending on.

Lucky stated that government should reduce on the number of cars it buys for government officials or even stop buying them.

She added that the government should cut off the number of Presidential advisors and some Ministers, she says that all those people are paid taxi payers money including the other benefits that come with the salaries.

Gaetano agreed with Lucky and noted that if  the government can’t cut off those Ministers and Presidential advisors then it should reduce their salaries and benefits.