Guru Maharaj ji, the founder of the One Love Family, has asked for a higher raise in police salary than the FEC’s recently approved 20% hike.
Maharaj ji said this to journalists in Lagos ahead of his birthday celebrations, according to a statement released on Sunday.
He also asked for a 40% raise in the salary of the Nigerian Army, claiming that the increase could be paid for with an oil well.
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President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged by Maraj ji to pay all outstanding arrears owed to university teachers, doctors, and others.
He was quoted as saying, “The recent 20% increase in Police earnings is not enough, it should be forty percent. The Nigerian Army too should be considered for a 40% increase in their salaries. Use one oil well to cover it.
“The President should also pay all outstanding arrears due to ASUU, Medical Doctors, Polytechnic Staff in all the federation.”