TOO MANY PEOPLE ARE GETTING WASTED
She led us across a stream to a settlement on the outskirts of Abuja with ramshackle huts. She was visibly distressed by this.
“I was thinking of taking care of 40 people in a year, but what I met was over 120 people living like people in a community; a community of rubbish, debris and makeshift elastic bags as houses.”
“I think that when we start to show love for others this country will get back to the place where we used to say ‘I pledge to Nigeria my country, to defend her unity’. If we don’t love one another we can’t be united.”
What is your mantra? “To dream of the person you want to be is to waste the person you are.”
Don’t waste the person you are.
AdaoraOnyechere is helping displaced women and children in Abuja FCT, Nigeria make better lives for themselves. Meet her and other people who are not letting their live go to waste on “Naija Diamonds”, Saturdays at 20:30 CAT on EbonyLife TV Channel 165.
Do you want to bring back unity through love? Contact Adaora on how you can get involved through her organization.
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