The Background Of Harvest Of Corruption By Frank Ogodo Ogbeche
author. He is a member of Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) and
Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ). Frank Ogbeche attended his
grammar school in Agboju, Lagos state. He also attended Federal
College of Art and Science, and the University of Cross River State
where he studied Communication Art.
Frank Ogbeche wrote Harvest of Corruption based on the level of
corruption erupting in Nigeria. Though, there is corruption
everywhere: families, religious places, political governance, etc. The
author narrowed his view of corruption and to took the civil service
as a case study. He centered his novel on the corruption happening in
the civil service where his characters are top ranked officers that
are very corrupt.
Chief Haladu Ade-Amaka is the Minister for External Relations. He is
seen in the novel to be the major corrupt character; he misuses his
office and involves in shady stuff like cocaine. Haladu Ade-Amaka is
also a drunkard and a womanizer. Other corrupt characters in Ogodo's
novel are Justice Odili, Ochuole, Ogeyi, etc.