Most times, we ourselves have misinterpreted and underestimated who a Nigerian truly is. These misconceptions created by us have been reflected in how people all over the globe perceive and relate with us.
This has ultimately made them to devalue us and this is constantly depreciating our real value. We have truly underestimated the worth and power of who a Nigeria is. I’m writing this piece so that we can understand and come to the Knowledge of Who a Nigerian is. Now I ask, Who is a Nigerian Anyways?
A Nigerian is not the corrupt political person in political offices.
A Nigerian is not that police officer who constantly collects/receives bribe.
A Nigerian is not that person who embezzles the country’s financial resources.
A Nigerian is not that person who vandalizes the country’s resources.
A Nigerian is not the religious head who constantly misleads the people.
A Nigerian is not the parent who never provides training for their children.
A Nigerian is not that student who never studies but enjoys a constant practice of mal-practice.
A Nigerian is not that teacher who doesn’t educate the students but leaves them to their own fate.
A Nigerian is the political person who understands that he is a leader and therefore has the interest of the people at heart.
A Nigerian is that individual who is a custodian and protector of the laws of the land.
A Nigerian is the COMPATRIOT who is patriotic and has RISEN to the greatness of Nigeria.
A Nigerian is the one who obeys and responds to the CLARION CALL of Nigeria.
A Nigerian is the one who constantly serves Nigeria recognizing that it is OUR FATHER LAND.
A Nigerian is the one who has LOVE, STRENGTH and FAITH for Nigeria.
A Nigerian is the one that regards the LABOUR OF OUR HEROES PAST and ensures that is NEVER IN VAIN.
A Nigerian is the one who SERVES WITH HEART AND MIGHT in any capacity.
A Nigerian is the one who never abuses FREEDOM but respects, appreciates, values and makes the best use of it to the greater good of Nigeria.
A Nigerian is the one who maintains PEACE and UNITY in every place and at every time.
A Nigerian is a Success.
A Nigerian is a Leader.
A Nigerian believes in the future of Nigeria.
A Nigerian is YOU.
YOU are A Nigerian.
Dedicated to over 160 Million Nigerians who believe in the power of being a Nigerian.
C H E E R S .