SENATOR, Anambra South Senatorial District, Ifeanyi Ubah, has urged Nigerians to be recommitted to achieving prosperous futures for the country and believe that no matter how impossible, the dream can be achieved.
Dr Ubah, who made the remark in his Independent Day Message made available to National Light stated that the day refreshes the people’s enthusiasm and rejuvenates their resolve to work for the progress and prosperity of their motherland, adding that it also inspires them to serve their country and raise the flag which symbolizes their hopes and aspirations, even higher.
According to him, “Nigeria is destined for greatness and so we have every reason to celebrate considering our inbuilt capacity to surmount challenges. There is much to remind us of our capacity to achieve excellence; our history chronicles our people’s record breaking achievements in various fields of human endeavor.
“This year’s Independence day should serve as a day of renewing faith in our Country irrespective of our political or religious differences. Each of us has a duty to build the bright and prosperous Nigeria which we dream. Today, let us remember the values that inspired the founding fathers of our great nation. Let us use this occasion as an opportunity to forge ahead unitedly and find solutions to our shared challenges. Today, let us reflect on our achievements with pride and hope, knowing that despite the challenges, setbacks and despair, the combined efforts of dedicated and hard working Nigerians have laid a foundation on which we can build a brighter future for our country.
“The future of this nation is embedded in the creativity of our people, the dedication to quality service and our productive use of the abundant human and natural resources bequeathed to us by God and nature. Today, I enjoin each and every one of us not only to exhibit those attributes that unite us as a nation, and promote religious tolerance,” he stated.