In this interview by HAKEEM GBADAMOSI, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and chieftain of the pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, Chief Olu Falae, speaks on 62 years of Nigeria as an independent country, the state of the nation, 2023 general election and other national issues.
Sixty-two years after Nigeria gained independence, what, in your view, has the journey been like?
I was then a first-year undergraduate at the University College, Ibadan. I was very optimistic that we were going to become independent and rise and shake the world and Nigeria would take its place in the world.
But unfortunately, almost immediately after…
Source: Nigerian Tribune