Columns and Opinions across Nigerian Newspapers

In support of local government autonomy - In the twilight of the Obasanjo administration in 2007, the former President awarded a contract for the construction and equipping of 774 comprehensive health care centres across the country. The project which was intended to improve health care delivery at the grass roots was meant to see one model primary health centre in every local government area in the country. Although the contract fell short of constitutional provisions and fiscal discipline of a federalist state,