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Fash and Ambo: making a mockery of democracy

Stomach infrastructure-cracy

(S)Election time is the only time ordinary Nigerians get to feel the presence of their governments and “enjoy democrazy dividends”.

Lagos State governor Babatunde Fashola and the candidate to replace him (anointed by Bobo Chicago Bola Tinubu) Akinwunmi Ambode have been tossing noodles, biscuits and sweets at crowds – crumbs from stolen loot.

Fash and Ambo: Let them have biscuits
Fash and Ambo: Let them have biscuits

Yet these people call themselves “progressives” as in “All Progressives Congress” (APC), or “All Progressives Confidence” as Buhahari their leader would say.

There is nothing “progressive” about bribing hungry voters with foodstuff.

Lagosians scramble for crumbs thrown at them by Fash and Ambo that fell into a drainage gutter
Lagosians scramble for crumbs thrown at them by Fash and Ambo that fell into a drainage gutter
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