Currently trending on social media is Popular musician, Augustine Kelechi, otherwise known as Tekno, who has petitioned that the salary of the Nigerian police should be increased. According to him, it should be increased to Two hundred and fifty thousand Naira monthly.
The Talented Nigerian singer and producer who has been a firm supporter of the #EndSars protest currently going on in the country made this known via his Twitter Page.
According to him, While reacting to the recent announcement from the Inspector General of Police, Muhammadu Adamu on the dissolution of the dreaded sect of the Police units, SARS and the redeployment of all SARS officers to other units and commands of the police force, suggested that the dissolution was not enough.
Narrating further, he made it known that the salaries of these officers who pledge their lives to protect the citizens should be increased to 250 thousand Naira to motivate them to discharge their duties diligently and lawfully.
The tweet was welcomed with mixed reactions from Nigerians:
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