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Nigerian Democracy and the Fading Light of Integrity [opinion]

Nov 20, 2018 - The Guardian (London)

I remember with nostalgia how a friend amidst euphoria triggered by the declaration of the 2015 presidential election result cautioned me with these few words; "men will change their ruler expecting to fare better; this expectation induces them to take up arm against him, but they only deceive themselves, and they learn from experience that they have made matters worse'.

Still, in that milieu, I had reminded him that the result ushered in a season of integrity in the country, he again repl...