A Former Governor of Lagos state and the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, preached love to the Nigerian people. He said that citizens of the country must dwell in unity, if the country must become great, as they wish.
He made the statement on Saturday, when he was making a Speech at the house of Senator Aliyu Wamakko, who lost his daughter, Sadiya Aliyu, few days ago.
He said, the whole ethnic group in Nigeria; Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba and others have to unite in peace in other to develop the country. He aired that the blood that runs in his veins is the same blood that runs in the vein of an Hausa man, Yoruba, Igbo man and people of other tribes in the country.
“Whether I am Yoruba and you are Fulani, Hausa or Igbo, the essence of our life is that we are Nigerians.
“Therefore, we should always dwell and take Nigeria first in everything we do for the good of our country,” he said.” he said.
Obasanjo also claimed the country needs to be rescued from the brink of collapse.
His preaching of love came amid the recent comment made by a former President of the country, Olusegun Obasanjo, who said that Nigeria is becoming a failed state and divided under the leadership of President Muhammadu.