by Dolapo Adelana
Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has made details of his salary for April, 2017 public.
Sanusi disclosed this early Tuesday via his verified Instagram account with a caption, “Pay slip… Since colonial times, the Emir of Kano is the highest paid public office holder in Nigeria. Period.”
According to the payslip, the Emir earned a gross income of N1,312,500 with a PAYE deduction of N62,625.
Sanusi’s net income for April amounted to N1,246,875.
Dolapo is a writer and journalist who works with YNaija. He has interests in Christianity, politics and sports.