Increment of officeholders salaries will increase political violence ― Labour

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Increment of officeholders salaries will increase political violence ― Labour

Labour

Labour has warned against any attempt to increase salaries of political office holders; saying that it will be a conspiracy against the poverty-ridden people of Nigeria to again contemplate pay rise for politicians in the face of widespread poverty in the land.

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) declared on Tuesday that pay rise for politicians will increase political violence and poverty; warning that it must not be allowed to stand because of its dire consequences.

“We read with consternation the plan by the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission to review the remuneration of…



Source: Nigerian Tribune