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Discipline - The Over-Flogged Horse.

In the light of the indiscipline and chaos reported at this year’s Ghana Nation Service Scheme registration, the question that arises is what accounts for the chaos. The quick response of many is one word “indiscipline”. I feel the word is over-flogged and an excuse for our many systemic failures. Laws were created to enforce discipline right? If people would not "naturally" misconduct themselves would there be need for laws? If you expect that because you have established laws people will automatically comply, your society will never fix its discipline problems because the laws were made by man and when we choose and given sufficient pressure we can break them. You need to do something more to make it attractive to comply with the law and order, and that is the basic understanding most people who are quick to blame a misconduct on indiscipline are missing. Discipline or indiscipline are intangibles we do not control so the create the perfect target for our fa
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