Agbakoba threatens to sue 8th National Assembly over ‘bogus’ emolument

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Former President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Dr. Olisa Agbakoba, has threatened to sue the 8th National Assembly to court, if they fail to maximally slash what he described as the ‘bogus’ salaries and allowances they earn, which takes up 25 percent of the country’s national budget.
Speaking at a news conference on Friday, in Lagos, Agbakoba, who advised the President-elect, Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari on how to handle the big shocks caused by Nigeria’s dwindling economy, argued that there is need to challenge the earnings of the lawmakers.
According to him, it will be very easy for Buhari to compel the …Read More

Source:: New Mail