• Ngozi Okonjo Iweala and the sin of fearfulness

    Ngozi Okonjo Iweala and the sin of fearfulness

    From the desk of her Die-Hard Fan (nameswitheld)… Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the famed technocrat, has returned to the pulpit. The gospel of good governance, like that of Christ, is easily preached. Technocrats come into public service in Nigeria brandishing reputations and clutching unto self-righteousness.

    But they often prove too sterile to affect the filth, and always leave as ineffectual as ordinary politicians. Okonjo-Iweala came richly credentialed. Iweala was hardworking. She was one of our best ministers. But she is perhaps oblivious […]