Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been named among the 5 most austere world leaders. A report of Nigeria’s prestigious newspaper The Daily Leadership termed PM Hasina one of most austere leaders in the world.
Bangladesh High Commission in Nigeria confirmed the news and said, “Nigeria’s most influential newspaper The Daily Leadership carried a feature story today (Sunday) in its “Unreported" Section only on five world leaders entitled "World’s Most Austere Presidents."
The report published on Sunday mentioned that PM Hasina gets monthly salary of just $ 800 USD and leads a very simple life. It also referred the Forbes` list of the “World’s Hundred Most Powerful Women” in which the Prime Minister was ranked 59th.
They also said that Sheikh Hasina has two outstanding achievements. One is the role of her leadership and the other is her success behind the trials of Bangabandhu’s killers and the persons who committed crimes against humanity in 1971.