Prior to 2011, there was some level of budget breakdown for the monies allocated to the NASS. We could tell what went to the Senate, House of Representatives, NASS Service Commission, etc. For the past 4 years however, no one has been able to breakdown this budget of N150 Billion despite the various demands by pressmen relying on the Freedom of Information Act.
By the time we were boarding the flight again, everyone had become airline inspectors, looking to be sure that the tires were properly screwed in. I tell you, I sat in a plane full of empowered Nigerians. Everyone seemingly had a clear resolve to become more sensitive to issues of airline safety.
With this, I quickly admitted that someone is doing her homework well and it is very evident. Before Mrs. Stella Odua became Minister of Aviation (although I think the Ministry should be scrapped), someone else was in that role.
I keep asking myself if a nation that cannot police its few roads can claim to have the capacity to deal with higher security concerns such as terrorism.
It is very unfortunate that this is what life has been reduced to in our society, one of entitlements. People walk around with a bold statement on their foreheads: “Watchout! You owe me something”.
Nigeria will not fall into violence over his decision to stand for elections next year, President Goodluck Jonathan said in an exclusive interview with CNN."I can tell you very clearly that violence will not break out because of my interests. I can tell you very clearly," Jonathan said in a wide-ranging interview at the presidential palace in Abuja ahead of October 1 celebrations marking 50 years of independence
It is very important for disciples of Jesus to consider this carefully and be sure of what they believe in; that they are not subscribed to a manmade empire of selfishness. There is no time better than now for those who desire to walk in truth to be highly sensitive to this continuing pattern in the church.