The return of Nuhu Ribadu, along with ministerial appointments for Segun Aganga and Sanusi Daggash give the new administration some genuine firepower. The EFCC will surely start to wax again as the Presidency reclaims full ownership of the organisation. The struggle against corruption will never be easy, but begins by having a few good people in the right places. Corruption thrives where there is a general atmosphere of incompetence and low barriers to co-option. The bar has just been set a little higher.