The malpractices, incompetence, cronyism and corruption he rightly castigates are not a product of devolution.
Charges of corruption, graft, and cronyism are common among government officials at all levels.
The vote was a sign of weariness with rampant cronyism in government and a rapidly declining economy.
In the past week, accusations of cronyism and sexual politics have turned the city hall press gallery upside down.
The thing about corruption or cronyism is that it's almost impossible to prove, unless its done very incompetently.
Corruption, cronyism and all the usual accoutrements came in tow.
The appointment sparked a furious row over cronyism and the use of public cash.
Being from Chicago I can tell you that I have seen quite a bit of political corruption and cronyism .
Sensitive to accusations of cronyism , he also wanted a non-political appointment.
An investigation by The Sunday Times in 2003 revealed that the honours system was corrupted by spin and cronyism .