Only ethical leadership will move the country forward – Obi


Mr Peter Obi, the Presidential Candidate of Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 general election has urged Nigeria leaders to embrace ethical leadership as a way of moving the country forward.

Obi said this in Nsukka on Wednesday, during a lecturer titled,”The Ethical Leadership”.

The lecture is organised by Strategic Contacts, Ethics and Publications (STRACEP), University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN).

He said that ethics was fundamental for any leader to succeed since it defined the character of the leader.

“Ethics is what defines your character and who you are; the only way Nigeria will move forward is for leaders at all levels to embrace ethical leadership.

“It’s unfortunate that many have deficit in ethics, that is why if they lie, steal, kill or involve in any form of corruption it doesn’t matter to them,” he said.

The LP candidate, however, decried infrastructural decay in Nigeria universities and called for more funding to develop the…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper