Nigeria: Can Minister Keyamo Last Long in Office? – AuthenticAfrican

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[Vanguard] Festus Keyamo: In politics and government, there is what is known as the spoils system - a practice in which a political party, after winning an election, gives a chunk of government jobs to its main supporters, friends, and relations. The purpose is to reward them for their role in ensuring the party's victory as well as an incentive for future work for the party.