The Senate has expressed optimism that Nigeria is on the right track to attain its full potentials as it prepares to celebrate its 63rd Independence on Sunday.
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Media and Public Affairs, Senator Yemi Adaramodu ( APC Ekiti South) , said this in a pre-Independence interview, held in his office on Thursday.
The Senate noted that since becoming self governing 63 years ago, Nigerians have a lot to be grateful for especially togetherness of among its diverse population.
He reiterated that the success of Nigeria in her journey to Nationhood in the last 63 years far outweighs its failures.
“The past of Nigeria like those of other countries or anything or persons, cannot be perfect but its future is very bright.
“Having survived her turbulent past , what Nigeria requires now from both leaders and the led , is patriotism which can only be driven by positive mind set of every Nigerian to the Nigeria Project.”
The Senate Spokesperson however said the nation needs to get correct answer to the leadership question in order to accelerate the pace of its race in the journey to Nationhood.