OPINION: How to move Nigeria away from destructive and unproductive rent-seeking attitudes
Moving Nigeria away from destructive and unproductive rent-seeking attitudes is a gradual approach. Young Nigerians have the key to a more united, peaceful and prosperous country.
It is important to guard our hearts and protect our capacity for idealism and creative optimism. These are the tools with which we will build the Nigeria of our dreams. We have a future worth fighting for.
Our generation has what it takes to move Nigeria away from the destructive and unproductive rent-seeking attitudes that engender conflict and on to the terrain of enhanced productivity.
Our generation has the tools to usher in a new age of abundance and wealth creation that will lift our society beyond the hunger-induced and poverty-inducing squabbles over a national cake that has ceased to exist.
As Nigeria seeks to find her proper place in the world in the 21st century, we are our nation’s most important resource. It is because of us that a united, peaceful and prosperous Nigeria is very possible.
As youth, Nigeria growth and development is in your hands, my hands and our hands. Together, Nigeria will be a great nation.
God bless Nigeria