Stop Blaming God For Poor Economy, Insecurity – Obasanjo Advises Leaders
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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has advised Nigerian leaders to stop blaming God for the increasing insecurity, poor economy, poverty and other challenges ravaging the country.
Obasanjo lamented that the hardship brought about by the country’s poor economy and coronavirus pandemic have conspired to claim the lives of many Nigerians, submitting however that the nation’s woes were the ‘choice’ of the leaders and followers.
The elder statesman who spoke on Tuesday at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL), Abeokuta, Ogun State in his 2021 message to Nigerians, demanding that the narrative must change as the country approaches the new year.
He noted that the economy remains the way it is because Nigeria as a nation is “not doing the right thing now,” stressing that given the enormous resources available, the country does not have to be poor and no Nigerian ought to go to bed hungry.