Founding father of Afe Babalola College, Afe Babalola has acknowledged that the 1999 structure makes politics profitable in Nigeria.
Babalola who mentioned this at an occasion organized by his college, referred to as for a brand new structure which is able to put a examine on “transactional leaders”.
“There’s a quite simple resolution to that. We’d like a brand new structure the place the totally different nations can develop at their very own price.
“West was doing nicely underneath the outdated structure, east was doing nicely underneath the outdated structure, north was doing nicely underneath the outdated structure.
“However the current structure places management ready that politics turns into the one profitable enterprise in Nigeria.
“We don’t need transactional leaders anymore; we wish transformational leaders, who will be capable of remodel this place. The answer is a brand new structure – the structure of the individuals.”
Within the early years in 1960 individuals weren’t incomes salaries however allowances they usually had been doing nicely however now you see individuals promoting their property to contest election due to cash they’ll get within the workplace, that’s not the perfect factor. The answer is a brand new structure for the individuals. We’d like individuals who will serve with out incomes salaries. “