Peter Obi’s Call for Recognition
Following his attendance at the biography book luncheon of Nigerian football veteran and coach, Christian Chukwu, Peter Obi, the Labour Party presidential candidate in the 2023 general election, has called upon the Nigerian government at all levels to celebrate individuals who have made positive contributions to the country.
Honoring Christian Chukwu’s Contribution
Peter Obi praised Christian Chukwu, acknowledging the former footballer’s significant impact on Nigerian football.
In a statement issued on his official platform, the former Anambra governor emphasized the importance of recognizing and celebrating the achievements of past heroes like Chukwu.
Progressive Culture of Celebration
According to Peter Obi, the act of celebrating past heroes is a progressive cultural practice that should be embraced by the government and all Nigerians.
He emphasized that individuals who have positively contributed to the nation’s development should be acknowledged and honored.
Role Models for the Younger Generation
In his message, Peter Obi highlighted the role that past heroes, such as Christian Chukwu, can play as role models for the younger generation.
He stressed the significance of exemplary lives serving as inspiration for the youth to remain committed to the development and progress of the nation.
Encouraging Productivity Across Sectors
Peter Obi expressed gratitude to the organizers of the event and urged the replication of such celebrations across different sectors of the economy.
He emphasized the need to recognize and appreciate inspiring personalities in various fields, including education, health, and the economy. Such recognition, he believes, will encourage productivity among individuals and contribute to achieving the vision of a New Nigeria.Share on Facebook «||» Share on Twitter «||» Share on Reddit «||» Share on LinkedIn