I visited Katsina over the holidays and took the opportunity to attend the launching of the Rice Anchor Borrowers Programme in Jibia sponsored by the Central Bank and the Bank of Agriculture.
On one front at least, the year 2016 is ending on a positive note.
Section 15(5) of our Constitution is clear: “the State shall abolish all corrupt practices and abuse of power.
Some smart fast thinking Nigerians invented 419 to swindle the rest of the world and today some Russian 419 experts have swindled three million Nigerians of billions of Naira.
I am writing this column around 6 pm on Thursday, about 24 hours after Ghanaians voted and two issues stand out.
This week, the media is full of stories announcing the end of reign of the godfather of South West politics, Bola Tinubu, the Jagaban of the World as his supporters call him.
Our Constitution places the power of the Executive in one person, the President.