Buhari’s order against godfatherism

July 6, 2020 Editorial IV 0

President Muhammadu Buhari may have taken his governance a notch further in consonance with the next level mantra by ordering Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to disregard any purported request from government officials aimed at conferring undue advantage on anyone seeking jobs or other favours. The president’s directive is long overdue in ending the inglorious era of godfatherism and connection Read More

PMB, the AKK gas lifeline, and the North

July 6, 2020 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

In the North, President Muhammadu Buhari is often chided as a president of the South-west, citing that most or quite a number of the infrastructural projects of his first tenure in office are situated in the South-west; mostly roads and railways. Out of 190 political appointments of the PMB administration, 109 are also from the South, with 33.3% of the total Read More