By Our Correspondent
The Minister of State Water Resources and Sanitation, Barrister Bello Muhammad Goronyo has said that despite being plagued by numerous political, religious and economic crises, the unity that was evident in the country in the past 63 years was worth celebrating as the future of the nation remains bright.
Barrister Bello in a good will message to the nation on the occasion of 63rd Independence Anniversary he personally signed, lauded the resoluteness and patriotism of Nigerians, which he said, was the reason the country had remained a single, united and sovereign nation.
“Notwithstanding the problems of nation building which we may be grappling with at the moment, the Nigerian spirit is alive and kicking and should continue to be nourished as the vehicle of our national journey.” He said.
The Minster of State, added that, “I want to pay special tributes to all our past leaders for all the sacrifices they made to lay a solid foundation upon which those who succeeded them pursued and worked vigorously for the actualization of their dreams and the good vision they had for us”.
Goronyo advised Nigerians not to despair despite the challenges of the present time. He urged them to rekindle their hope in the greatness of the country as President Bola Tinubu Renewed Hope administration strive to move the country to greater height.
Barrister Dr Muhammad Bello Goronyo Hon Minster of State, Water Resources and Sanitation.