Democracy without food on table, breeding ground for what ‘ll consume us – Tinubu

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru

President Bola Tinubu on Monday said democracy without food on the table is a breeding ground for what will consume the people, if care is not taken.

The President also advanced his economic development diplomatic drive for investment attraction as he engaged extensively in a bilateral discussion with South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, in New York City, ahead of the United Nations General Assembly.

President Tinubu asserted that Africa must have a consensus view that the hundreds of billions of dollars spent through International Development Finance Institutions over the years must meet the specific needs of developing democracies in Africa, even if it is done with exclusive regard for their own enlightened self-interest.

According to him, “During the end of the Second World War, the Marshall Plan was established for the reconstruction and economic restoration of European nations through Bretton Woods institutions. Where has this presence…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper