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Nigeria, my Nigeria.
06/09/2021 06:55 in Articles

Nigeria, my Nigeria.

 

Is this the same Nigeria that was visa free to England and other western countries?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that $1 was 71 kobo?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that had the largest airline in Africa?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that flight ticket to London was N150?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that tear-rubber Peugeot 504 was less than 5 thousand naira?

 

The same Nigeria that had car assembly plants ( Peugeot and Volkswagen)?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that had great leaders like Zik, Balewa, Awo, Enahoro, etc?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that Indians used to come and apply for teaching jobs?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that was abroad to the Ghanaians, Liberians and others?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that spent billions fighting against apartheid regime in South Africa?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that spent billions on peace keeping in Congo, Liberia and Sierra Leone?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that built housing estates in Lagos and Ogun states for refugees from Liberia?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that funded and hosted the first black arts festival?

 

Is this the  same Nigeria where the consumption can foods like geisha and sardines by students was seen as poverty?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that students were given jobs and car incentives in their final year in the university?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that secondary school students could travel to any other state unaccompanied, without fear whatsoever?

 

Is this the same Nigeria where nobody cared about religious affiliations, where Christians and Muslims coexisted amicably?

 

Is this the same Nigeria that was the giant of Africa?

 

This is certainly not that Nigeria...

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