The relationship between the citizen and the government is a classic manipulative marriage of convenience. The person you thought you married turns out to be an entirely different monster once you are legally bound.
Apathy has become a way of being. The lack of enthusiasm I witnessed in my village is a coping mechanism. When you have been disappointed time and again by political leadership, it is sensible to insulate oneself from future trauma using the principle of ‘I don’t care’.
The quality of grand theft has deteriorated. This is a worrying trend. There is no sophistication in graft. No ingenuity. The calibre of white collar criminals we are producing is seriously wanting.