Ondo Speaker, David Oleyelogun greets Nigerians on Democracy Day
The Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly has congratulated Nigerians for marking this year’s Democracy Day.
The Speaker said since 1999, Nigeria has come a long way in democratic practice, noting that the country’s system is growing by the day.
In a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Ojoawo Abidemi Joshua, the Speaker said he believes Nigeria has learnt a lot in the last 22 years of uninterrupted democracy.
Oleyelogun used the occasion to call on Nigerians to remain united in the face of daunting challenges facing the country.
He also called for fervent prayers for the country to overcome the myriad of security challenges in parts of Nigeria.
He said both leaders and the citizens must work toward sustaining the country’s democracy as it is the system that protects the interest of all.
Oleyelogun paid glowing tributes to the heroes of Nigeria’s democracy, saying their efforts must be improved upon.