Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has suggested younger Nigerians to not enable the success of those that destroy their future.
Obasanjo additionally urged them to alter the narrative by taking part in all socio-economic and political actions.
An announcement by spokesman Kehinde Akinyemi mentioned the previous chief spoke at a mentoring retreat organized by the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library (OOPL) Youth Improvement Middle.
He mentioned that in most of Africa there are seen boundaries which might be affecting the actualization of the latent potential of youth.
The previous Head of State entrusted younger residents to by no means enable one other particular person to find out or form their house in society.
Obasanjo mentioned that if younger individuals could be determined sufficient to stroll by way of the desert to get menial jobs in Europe, that vitality and spirit have to be channeled into eradicating bodily and psychological boundaries.
“I problem you as younger Africans to interact in actions that might change the African narrative.
“Take part in socio-economic and political actions that assure you a greater future and don’t enable those that are ruining your future to succeed,” he added.