Nigeria at 60: Kwara Speaker harps on optimism,
believe in Nigeria
October 1st, 2020
Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Engr.
Yakubu Danladi Salihu has congratulated Nigerians on the occasion of the
Country's Diamond Jubilee.
"We must remain united, positive and optimistic
of a better Nigeria, our challenges are enormous but we are making progress and
it is our collective responsibility to ensure we contribute our respective
quota as leaders and followers to attain the desired greatness of our dear
country, Nigeria.", Danladi-Salihu said in a statement by his Special
Assistant, Media, Ibrahim Sheriff to commemorate Nigeria's sixtieth
"The time is now for us all to place premium on
our Nationality above regional, religion or tribal colorations. We must unite
against corruption and insecurity among other challenges bedeviling the
country, which can only be fought in unison.
"Beyond our political Independence, I encourage
every Nigeria to put all hands on deck to achieve social and economic
Independence, which can only be attainable when Nigerians believes in, explore
Nigeria's potentials and prefer to consume whatever goods we make out of our
economy", the statement added. The
lawmaker congratulates Nigerians for journeying this far as a united entity and
encourage Nigerians to remain steadfast and patriotic in surmounting our
tribulations which he said "are not peculiar to Nigeria alone".