Nigerians have expressed disappointment on the latest argument between the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige and a member of Home of Representatives, James Faleke.
Ngige who appeared earlier than the Adhoc Committee of the Home of Consultant, for questioning over an alleged breach of a presidential directive, mocked Faleke describing him as “a small boy” and claimed he was “Tinubu’s mate”.
“I’m the identical age as your mentor in Lagos, Asiwaju (Bola Ahmed Tinubu). And I used to be Governor with him on the similar time. He was a Senator, I used to be a Senator.
“You’re only a small boy in Lagos. Have a look at this Mushin boy, speaking to a Victoria Island boy,” Ngige mentioned.
Ngige is alleged to have suspended the highest administration and government committee members of the Nigeria Social Insurance coverage Belief Fund (NSITF), regardless of the presidential directive barring ministers from sacking heads of companies.
Ngige’s assertion has stirred reactions from Nigerians on social media.
Making reference to Ngige’s assertion, some Nigerians on Twitter described the latest behaviour of ministers and NASS members as a humiliation to the nation.
Recall that the Appearing Managing Director of Niger Delta Improvement Fee, NDDC, Kemebradikumo Pondei slumped whereas being grilled by members of the committee led by led by Thomas Ereyitomi over the alleged monetary mismanagement of NDDC.
Listed below are some feedback gathered by DAILY POST from Twitter;
@SodiqTade “It has by no means been this unhealthy for NASS.From Ministers strolling out on members to Honorable Minister Ngige subbing a member to therapeutic massage his ego. Worst in historical past. No regards for NASS members in any respect.All from Buhari’s ‘hallow’ cupboard.”
@Fybloom “From EFCC, the Pondei NDDC drama to Ngige and Faleke. Doesn’t it simply make you sick to the abdomen? Such clownish childish shows on the highest stage of our nation. The rot has gotten so unhealthy we will now not disguise the maggots. Can we nonetheless have a president? What a circus.”
@Olufemiloye “On a lighter word, Ngige deriding a Faleke isn’t humorous. Authority lies within the place, not the individual. If a Minister’s ego is just too large to be accountable to a lawmaker/panel of enquiry with oversight features on his ministry’s actions, then he’s not match to be a Minister.”
@Sallycious “We’ve got by no means seen rascality this far within the historical past of this nation. To assume that that is taking place with Mr. INTEGRITY manning the ship?
@Dapsyano “Actually assume folks ought to cease referring to those people as “Honourable” once they haven’t finished something to warrant such. There’s completely nothing honourable about any of those folks.”
@Obi_Nwosu “Chris Ngige efficiently distracted everybody from the principle matter. Being a Nigerian is a psychological train.”
@Nekkasmith “Sadly, Ngige simply exhibited that vanity that sits within the common Igbo man.”
@Olamicome “Our politician are utilizing us to catch cruise. See Ngige and Faleke on nationwide tv. Shaking my head.”
@Von_bismack “That is ugly. Have a look at what governance appears like this days.”
@Fk149 “This authorities is a authorities of Commotion. Ministers struggle one another, Home of Reps and Ministers exchanging phrases like touts. NDDC appearing chairman Nollywood actor “