The Northernisation of PenCom: A Constitutional Breach?

Posted by - October 4, 2020

By Law Mefor The nomination of the Acting Director-General (DG) of the National Pension Commission, PenCom, Mrs. Aisha Dahir-Umar, by President Muhammadu Buhari for a substantive five-year term, after serving in acting capacity for almost four years, has expectedly not gone down well with a cross section of Nigerians. They not only see the effrontery

NIGERIA: A CIVIL RULE, NOT A DEMOCRACY

Posted by - September 30, 2020

  By Law Mefor     Nigerian democracy is so only in name. Going by the most basic definitions, Nigerian democracy is not anywhere near a political system that can be described as a democracy. Let us look at the most basic denominators of a democracy. For starters, democracy is government by the people; a