Frank Donga served a sarcastic tweet over the Nigerian senate’s popular line of ‘take a bow’ during the recently concluded Ministerial screening.
Recall that the Senate President suffered a backlash over the ‘take a bow’ culture they adopted during the screening. The arrangement began in 2003 and it was introduced as a courtesy and privilege for nominees who had been elected to the Senate or House of Representatives in the past.
However, in recent times it has been extended to nominees it was not initially meant for. Recent beneficiaries include Godswill Akpabio ( Akwa Ibom), George Akume ( Benue), Emeka Nwajuaba ( Imo), Adeleke Mamora ( Lagos), Rotimi Amaechi ( Rivers), Tayo Alasoadura ( Ondo).
Others are Mustapha Shehuri ( Borno), Timipre Sylva ( Bayelsa), Abubakar Aliyu ( Yobe), Sharon Ikeazor ( Anambra), Ramatu Aliyu ( Kogi), Sadiya Umar Farouk ( Zamfara ) were also excluded from being grilled. The privilege was also extended to Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo ( Ekiti), Chris Ngige ( Anambra ) and Muhammadu Musa Bello ( Adamawa).
Reacting to this, Frank Donga told unmentioned future employers to give him a job without grilling him. He tweeted;
Dear future employer, I think you can see your mates, plz, tell me to take a bow at my next interview and give me a job. Nobody gets 2 head, I no pompous o!, Na beg I beg