Oh How Are The Mighty Fallen❗😰



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So just a few days ago we all celebrated the 61st birthday of this great nation Nigeria. though many were not happy and some who still have hope celebrated with joy. But in all of this I just kept Wondering how we get to this point.

so many times I just wonder if this is the same Nigeria that was visa-free to England and other western countries?


*QUESTIONS THAT DESERVE ANSWERS*

Is this the same Nigeria that $1 was 71 kobo?

Is this the same Nigeria that had the largest airline in Africa and over thirty fleets of ships (River Contagora, River Ose, River this, and River that)?

Is this the same Nigeria that flight ticket to London was N150? Now you will walk from one office to another before you can be attended to.

Is this the same Nigeria where Visa was not needed to travel to the UK, but just pick your ticket to London like you are traveling to Abuja or Porthacout?

Is this Nigeria where the return ticket to the USA was N1,200? But Now it will cost you a fortune to get one.

Is this Nigeria which Dubai came to borrow money from, but the government of then gave them the money without asking for refund?

Is this the same Nigeria that Major General Yakubu Gowon said the only problem we have is how to spend our money?

Is this the same Nigeria that tear-rubber Peugeot 504 was less than 5 thousand nairas?

The same Nigeria that had car assembly plants ( Peugeot and Volkswagen)?

Is this the same Nigeria that had great leaders like Zik, Balewa, Awo, Enahoro, etc?

Is this the same Nigeria that Indians used to come and apply for teaching jobs? But right now we can't even apply for admission in any school in india.

Is this the same Nigeria that was abroad to the Ghanaians, Liberians, and others?

Is this the same Nigeria that spent billions fighting against the apartheid regime in South Africa?

Is this the same Nigeria that spent billions on peacekeeping in Congo, Liberia, and Sierra Leone?

Is this the same Nigeria that built housing estates in Lagos and Ogun states for refugees from Liberia?

Is this the same Nigeria that funded and hosted the first black arts festival?

Is this the same Nigeria where the consumption of CAN foods like geisha and sardines by students was seen as poverty and a taboo?

Is this Nigeria where Peak milk is sold for 10kobo, every other brand is sold 8kobo downward? And now it is sold for 250.

Is this the same Nigeria that students were given jobs and car incentives in their final year in the university? Now you struggle to get a job after school.

Is this the same Nigeria that secondary school students could travel to any other state unaccompanied, without fear whatsoever? But now kidnappers stroll in to school compound and kidnap student.

Is this the same Nigeria where secondary school students from the West travel to the East or North for excursions and vis versa?

Is this the same Nigeria where nobody cared about religious affiliations, where Christians and Muslims coexisted amicably? Now a muslim man sees a Christian as garbage vise versa.

Is this the same Nigeria that was the giant of Africa?

Is this the same Nigeria that was ahead of France and some other European countries in terms of development (courtesy Western Region of Nigeria)?

This is certainly not that Nigeria. I disagree with, it is certainly not this is a different Nigeria altogether.

Oh no my beloved country, how are the mighty fallen
As far as they is hope they is life.


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