Tinubu at 68 : Interrogating his politics and ideas


Former Special Assistant to former President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Relations and Chairman of National Action Group  (NAG) Dr Olusanya Awosan extoles the virtues of  Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, who recently turned 68

 

Politics is defined by many scholars as the struggle for the acquisition, control and utilization of state power. Experience has shown that majority of  seekers of this state power, politicians and  their comrades in arms within the public service, are faithful subscribers to the network of Machiavellian philosophy-the end justifying the means, no matter how reprehensible such means.

For this, it is no wonder that a large number of citizens perceive politics as a dirty game, which decent people should be weary of getting involved in.

This is a  mistaken notion of politics which, unfortunately tends to leave this all too critical sphere of public life to rudderless scavengers, self-seeking opportunists and mercantile political entrepreneurs, who pursue state…



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