2023: A chance to heal Nigeria


opinion 2023: A chance to heal Nigeria
opinion 2023: A chance to heal Nigeria

By Asikason Jonathan

ACCORDING to Maitama Sule, “Behind every crisis anywhere in the world is injustice.” And the antidote to any crisis anywhere in the world, the late scion of the conservative northern political oligarchy noted, just few days before his transition to the yonder realm, is “justice.”

Sule’s gush over justice and enthronement of equity and fairness in the nation’s politics and government was the fulcrum of his message when he led members of the Northern Leaders’ Forum, NLF, to congratulate Muhammadu Buhari, the then president-elect.

Being a statesman, he understood that the 2015 presidential election put a knife on the things that held us together and thus grasped the opportunity to admonish the incoming administration on how to heal the wound and bring the country back on its feet.

Sule said: “The world itself can never be governed by force, never by fear, even never by power. In the end, what governs is the mind. What conquers is…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper