The lawmaker representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has bemoaned the amount of money allocated to education the recently signed 2018 budget.
In a post on his Twitter handle on Thursday, the media mogul stated that a nation predicts its own future by the way it treats education.
Murray-Bruce wrote: “A nation predicts its own future by the way it treats education.
“What future is Nigeria predicting for itself when we spend ₦1.4 trillion on fuel subsidy and just a quarter of that on education?
“The fuel used yesterday is gone forever. The knowledge learnt yesterday is retained.”