Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described Nigeria as a land flowing with bitterness and unhappiness.
The former president on Thursday stated dangerous management has prevented the nation from attaining its potential.
He stated this on Thursday whereas being offered with a e book titled, ‘The Man, The General and The President,’ authored by Femmy Carrena, on the Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library in Abeokuta, Ogun State capital, Punch experiences.
Obasanjo stated, “My prayer is that each one of us can have one thing to contribute to creating this nation what God has created it to be – a land flowing with milk and honey.
“Right now, it’s a land flowing with bitterness and unhappiness, that isn’t what God desires this nation to be.
“We should change the narrative, we should speak to ourselves within the civilised language.
“There is nowhere you go in this country that you will not see geniuses in any section of the country. So, why should we look down on ourselves?”