Former President Obasanjo has stated that no Nigerian ought to fall asleep hungry contemplating the big sources the nation is blessed with.
Obasanjo stated this whereas addressing newsmen in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, on Tuesday.
The previous President was of the opinion that Nigerian leaders, not God, ought to be blamed for the scenario of issues within the nation.
Whereas praying that the yr 2021 be higher than 2020, the Balogun Owu asserted that Nigeria was not purported to be poor.
“We don’t have guilty God for our scenario, we now have guilty ourselves. Nigeria doesn’t must be poor. No Nigerian should go to mattress hungry. That we now have a scenario like that may be a alternative by our leaders and followers alike, my prayer is that God will make the yr 2021 a greater yr for all of us. However it is not going to occur with out work,” he acknowledged.
Talking in regards to the outgoing yr, the Nigerian chief requested the individuals to be grateful to God in all issues, 2020 was a yr of problem.
“We’ve gone from one type of insecurity to a foul economic system and on prime of it’s the COVID-19. Some individuals, both for insecurity or for unhealthy economic system or for COVID-19 have gone to the good past.
“However what then will we do, the remainder of us? As I stated, we must always thank God. I consider we have to work onerous on this nation as we pray onerous in order that the approaching yr 2021 will likely be a wonderful yr for us.
On what to do to repair the economic system, Obasanjo stated, “we’re not doing the proper factor now, after we do the proper factor, the economic system will likely be what it ought to be.”