FCT Administration: Sometimes I Will Pretend And Ask The President If There’s A Problem– According to Nyesom Wike

Nyesom Wike:"Since I Assumed Office In August 2023, President Tinubu Has Never Interfered In Our Work"The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) minister, Nyesom Wike, provided details on his collaboration with President Bola Tinubu in a video that Channels TV uploaded to YouTube. Wike expresses gratitude in the video for the independence that has been bestowed upon him since taking office.CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>

This assertion sets the tone for a discussion about the level of freedom and support he has experienced under Tinubu’s administration. Wike’s reflection emphasizes a significant aspect of leadership—trust in the appointed officials to carry out their duties without undue interference.

The minister elaborated further, noting, “He has never called me one day that this is what he wants and this is not what he wants.” This absence of micromanagement from the president has evidently provided Wike with the confidence and latitude to pursue his vision for the FCT. Such an approach contrasts with more controlling leadership styles, highlighting a preference for delegation and trust.

Wike also shared a personal anecdote to illustrate the president’s stance. He said, “Sometimes I will pretend and come to him and say is there no problem, and he’ll say have I ever called, please my friend go and do your job.” This exchange reveals not only the president’s trust but also his informal and approachable manner in interactions with his ministers. “The president gave us a free hand to work and that is what we are seeing today”, he added.CONTINUE FULL READING>>>>>