As at the time of construction, or even in 1986 when an independent review was made, the cost process of AJAOKUTA construction was the highest in the world owing to inflated costs and other unforeseen externalities. #Ajaokuta
As at 1986, Practically all projects under implementation in subsaharan Africa, with the exception of the #Ajaokuta Plant, have been either abandoned or frozen.
Reform-leaning politicians have always had serious opposition from the political elite, who wish to perpetuate the status quo. Today, Kayode Fayemi is the political barometer for governors/public leaders who wish to implement system-wide reform in the system. #EdReform#Kaduna
Educational reform in Kaduna state in the last few days has generated the usual bickering that permeates the political divide. The conversations that my generation needs to have regarding education are many, but should be beyond the childish politicking that's pervasive so far
The dangers of politicizing our educational system is that 1) children suffer 2) our future is endangered 3) we keep losing our competitiveness as we fail to raise a new generation of thinkers with the skills & resources required to better their lives, add to nation's prosperity