These nations were forged and continue to be moulded by the character and vision of these leaders. Modern Saudi Arabia is a product of Ibn Saud’s leadership. Singapore, of Lee Kuan Yew. China, of Mao Zedong and Wen Jiabao. United States, of George Washington. Israel,
Alliances of individuals not bound by any philosophy have coalesced to take power under dubious agreements.We continue to promote strong and influence-wielding individuals (that is, strong men), rather than striving to build strong, long-lasting institutions.
We complain and wait for another four years to repeat the cycle. It is time to stop that nonsensical cycle. We have to press the RESET button. We must restart Nigeria and begin to build the country of our dreams. We stand now at an opportune time to press that RESET button.
We must do so by rejecting those who have failed us so woefully in the past. We will choose a New Nigeria. A major problem is that we cannot predict what our leaders will ACTUALLY do when in power, and we appear to have no way to force them to deliver once they are in office.