Dogara Releases His Pay Slips

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has bowed to public pressure and released his pay slips for the months of October, 2016 to March, 2017 to the public.
The Speaker and Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai have engaged in war of words over the latter accusation that the National Assembly stinks with corruption.
El-Rufai had challenged the House and its leadership to come out clean on its finances.
And Dogara had also tasked El-Rufai to publish his security vote and other monies he earn as governor.
The Governor responded by making known his earnings Tuesday. Obviously, Speaker’s release of his pay slip is a response to El-Rufai’s challenge.
The Speaker’s pay slip revealed that he earns N402,530.37 per month, but his net salary after tax deductions is N346,577.87.
His basic salary is N206,425.83; Constituency, N175,461.96; and Recess, N20,642.58.
The pay slips were released by Turaki Hassan, the Speaker’s media aide.
The documents showed the breakdown of the speaker’s salary for October, November, December 2016 and January, February, March 2017.

Author: News Editor

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