Cabinet Change: Why Akpabio and … should fear

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Cabinet Change: Why Akpabio and … should fear

Emmanuel Aziken
Emmanuel Aziken

President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent vow not to leave office a failure may have translated into the unprecedented sack of two of his ministers last Wednesday.

As has been reported everywhere, it is the first time that the president has sacked a minister since his advent six years ago.

That is despite the avalanche of evidence of the misdeeds of several of his ministers.

However, with the reality that the legacy he leaves behind would be in his name, and not that of his ministers, Buhari it seems, may have started to unbend.

It is telling that in the political environment that there are indeed no permanent friends or enemies. That is why fellows like Godswill Akpabio, Femi Fani-Kayode, Stella Oduah, Andy Ubah, and several sorts who prior to 2015 labeled Buhari with all sorts of names and actively campaigned against him are now praising him as their Messiah.

It seems it may have finally dawned on Buhari that once he leaves office in 2023 that these political…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper