Gbenga Daniel, senator representing Ogun East district, has asked the Ogun state government to suspend his monthly pension as a former governor.
Daniel was the governor of the state between 2003 to 2011.
He disclosed this via his Twitter account on Thursday.
“After my inauguration at the Senate, I wrote H.E Prince Dapo Abiodun MFR, CON on June 14, 2023, to notify him of my decision to have the monthly payment of N676,376.95kobo being gross payment for my pension and allowances as former governor of the Ogun State suspended immediately”, he said.
“This decision, I made, in good conscience, moral principles and guiding ethics. It is also important to state that this is the only payment and package I get from the state government as a former governor.