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Author: Paul Ugbede
Format: Paperback & eBook
File Size (eBook): 165KB
Book Dimension (Paperback): 4.8 x 6.8
Number of Pages: 149
Publication Year: November, 2017
Publisher: Paperworth Books
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Short Description: ‘‘You see, back there in my room, I was doing some deep thinking. I asked myself ‘Makoji, how best can you serve your people without destroying all you stand for?’ I thought and thought and then the answer came, in a flash, and that is what I am about to share with you, I have decided to turn down the ministerial appointment.’’
It is a few hours to the swearing in of ministerial nominees and everyone thinks Dr. Makoji Ejembi has lost his mind, as they search for an urgent cure for him – Our Son the Minister.
This is the winning play from the maiden edition of Beeta Playwright Competition organised by Beeta Universal Arts Foundation. It is a satire of the Nigerian situation and highlights societal culpability in making bad leaders.
Category: Drama, Satire
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