Democracy Day Celebration: Senator Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah calls for Unity to Build a Fair & Equal Society For Nigerians
Democracy Day Celebration in Nigeria marks a turning point in our history, when we as a Nation defied all odds and chose to rebuild our Motherland on the Principles of Democracy and Sovereignty.
He said that " Each year as new events unfold, we find good reason to rejoice in the celebration of new milestones achieved in the course of building our core national values . We equally find time to review the challenges faced in nurturing and growing the institutions and value systems that support the sustenance of Democracy in our country.
According to him , this year's Democracy day is an opportunity to recall that democracy is about the people. Democracy is built on inclusion, equal treatment and participation as those vital ingredients serve as fundamental building block for peace, sustainable development and human rights of the citizenry .
'" As we celebrate Nigeria’s Democracy day, today , I urge all fellow compatriots to rise to the challenge by contributing their quota to Nation building and sustenance of Democracy in Nigeria.
As a Nation, we must use our diversity as a source of unity to build a fair and equal society, where the collective strength and wishes of the people will become the driving force and the cornerstone on which the Nation can realize its true potentials in all fields of human endeavour...He added
He also used the opportunity to thank once again the good people of Anambra South Senatorial Zone for delivering on the convenant he entered into with them prior to the polls and reassured them that on his part the present momentum will continue and he will never let them down
He further called on our people to continue to observe safety precautions as the world battles the convid-19 pandemic and expressed his deep appreciation and gratitude to the health workers on the front lines for their service to the Nation
Concluding the Senator congratulated all Nigerians on the commemoration of this redefining moment in our Nation’s history.
" I am optimistic that the future is pregnant with great benefits for us as Nigerians and all we need to do is to prepare ourselves to tap into the opportunities that lie ahead."