Instituting good, purposeful governance – Tribune Online

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There is no gainsaying the fact that successive governments come into being on the platform of political parties. However, the pertinent question is what role does a political play in ensuring good and purposeful governance thereafter. Many historical antecedents tend to lead credence to the view that instead of the political party that births a government, it is the leadership of the government that substantially determines the type of governance. One can cite some instances to buttress this view. It was the ruling political parties in existence that gave birth to the respective administrations of Stalin, Gorbachev, and Putin, just to mention a few, in Russia, but the performances…



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