Nigerian actress Uche Jombo, recently took to micro messaging platform Twitter, with an enquiry into one of the allowances received by senators in the country.
In the post shared, the Nollywood movie star submitted that Nigerian lawmakers received a total of N1.2 million for hardship allowance.
She called on members of the internet community to explain to her what exactly is meant by hardship allowance.
See her tweet below:
Nigerian Senators receiving 1.24 Million Naira Hardship allowance … What is Hardship allowance?— Uche Jombo Rodriguez (@uchejombo) September 4, 2019
The post by the veteran movie star generated a host of sarcastic reactions from internet users on the platform. Many expressed their discontent with the leaders of the country and how they are receiving a lot of undue allowance despite the state of the nation.
Read tweets below:
The ship they are crusing on ,which is Nigeria is Hard so they need allowance to continue the ride🤦♀️— Philsbeau (@philsbeau) September 4, 2019
For hardship na..Don't you know how hard it is to enjoy ….?— Jesugbemi (@gbemmygbenga) September 4, 2019
You don't know they suffer? The difficulty of entering their gigantic homes and luxurious vehicles na, d struggle of swallowing those assorted meals my dear, dats d suffering😂😂😂— ☆KruzJimmy™☆ 🇳🇬 (@kruz_Jimmy) September 4, 2019
The senators are the ones responsible for constitutional amendment, but they won't do it because they benefit hugely from the distorted system. THEY ARE THE REAL CRIMINALS NOT THE EXECUTIVE— Tega (@ObajereO) September 4, 2019
U think is easy to be sleeping during plenary sessions? Its enough hardship o— sho (@cholay237) September 4, 2019