El-Rufai's Memoir Stirs Angry Reactions

Many prominent Nigerians have reacted angrily to unflattering mentions in a lengthy memoir, "The Accidental Public Servant", by Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai, who served as a Federal Capital Territory minister and headed the Bureau for Public Enterprises under former president Olusegun Obasanjo. On Twitter, where @elrufai has more than 137,000 followers, a vigorous debate is taking place, using the hashtags #TAPS and #TheAccidentalPublicServant.

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Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Nasir El-Rufai.