By Rotimi Fasan
IF we could call their brand of rulership governance, elected officials in Nigeria have just over four more weeks to do that. Thereafter they will give up the pretence that they are still interested in fulfilling their electoral promises and bringing the ‘dividends of democracy’ to the people.
Their plans will be turned towards how to ensure that they remain in office. Next year then promises to be dire for the Nigerian people as politicians align and realign to seize power electorally. Already the campaigns have begun on a low key but the pushing, jostling and shoving are on and are being felt in the different parties.
At the national level those interested in the highest office have been repositioning. Both the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, are beginning to boil as ambition…
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