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Godfatherism is a thing in Nigerian politics. Usually, before an election, politicians go to certain individuals in the society for their blessings. But what happens when many politicians visit the same individual for his/her blessings and they all get the same blessings and commendation? This piece does a fine job of reflecting on the question while also mocking the whole idea of seeking the blessings of any kingmaker. According to A.L.O, it may be an effort in futility.