The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has posted details of his salary for April 2017 following outrage over his alleged expensive lifestyle.
Sanusi, who is under probe by the Kano state government, uploaded the information on Tuesday morning via his verified Instagram account.
He wrote; “Pay slip… Since colonial times, the Emir of Kano is the highest paid public office holder in Nigeria. Period.”
According to the payslip, Sanusi 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.