Many of us hop over to the website are potential Ex-es: ex-student, ex-director, ex-lecturer, ex-senator, ex-governor, ex-president, ex-oba, ex-emir. The inimitable Zik famously reminded us as he had a spat with Ukpabi Asika that Ex had been a prefix that is inevitable any individual as ended up being evidenced because of the undeniable fact that a particular son who does someday be an ex-Administrator, had been the son of an ex-postmaster!
Therefore, what is therefore apocalyptic about Sanusi Lamido Sanusi joining the ranks of ex-potentates? Absolutely absolutely absolutely Nothing? Everything! Don’t ever believe that bell you’re hearing is tolling when it comes to Emir that is former of. No. It may be signalling the start of an extensive demystification of conventional rulership by plebeians keeping tenured power that is political.
No plebeian messed with the traditional institution in centuries past.
The halo of nobility, the vastness that is sheer of prince’s genetic capabilities, liberties and privileges, made the niche know his spot. Yesterday’s topics are today’s governmental sovereign. They make no pretences to sophistication. They load a weapon to destroy a spider.
Him of his liberty, forcefully banishing him to a place without electricity and potable water, you are playing god when you dethrone a monarch and then deprive. […]