Politicians’ Salaries and Income Inequalities

The infographic below illustrates vividly, the disparity between salaries of parliamentarians and average incomes in a select number of countries. Credit goes to: Visualizing Impact Though Nigeria isn’t one of the countries sampled, one of the hot burning issues in Nigerian public discourse in recent times is legistators’ jumbo pay. A report by The Economist … More Politicians’ Salaries and Income Inequalities

Keep Talking, They Can Hear Us!

During the course of an interactive session with members of the Nigerian National Assembly (NASS) ad-hoc Constitution Review committee, at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, the NASS delegation alluded severally to the power of Facebook and Twitter in engagement on national issues. The Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, RT Hon. Emeka Ihedioha … More Keep Talking, They Can Hear Us!