Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Rt.Hon.Femi Gbajabiamila is said to have earmarked public funds to sponsor no fewer than 300 guests to the luxury city of Dubai to celebrate his mother’s ( Alhaja Lateefat Olufunke Gbajabiamila’s) 90th birthday.
According to online news media, Sahara Reporters, the event is scheduled to take place at the Conrad Hilton Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates.
The estimated costs include;
1. Hotel accommodation per night $36,600 (N13,176,000). Calculated for the eight nights that guests will be housed at the hotel, the total comes to $292,800 (N105,408,000).
2.Averageprice for round-trip flights from Nigeria to Dubai is currently $637 (N229,320).
When this is calculated for 300 guests, the total expenditure for airfare falls to N68,796,000.
In total, Sahara Reporters estimates that the Speaker is expected to spend atleast N500million on the mother’s birthday.
The event is to start from March 02 and end on March 10, 2020.
Key personalities and politicians in Nigeria are to grace the eight days luxury occasions.