• Governors have bastardized our LGA system – Obasanjo

    Governors have bastardized our LGA system – Obasanjo

    Former President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday rued that the 774 Local Government Areas(LGAs) across the country have been rendered “impotent”and almost “bastardized,” following the massive encroachment into their affairs by the state governors.

    Obasanjo said the glaring injustices and overbearing influence of the governors which they hand down routinely to the LGAs are such that they cannot tolerate it should the Federal Government elect to treat them the same way.

    The ex–President made this known when a 60–member delegation of the National Union […]