ANAMBRA State Governor, Chukwuma Charles Soludo has described democracy all over the world as a continuous struggle towards a better society and stressed the need to avoid taking the struggles of the late MKO Abiola and others that gave rise to the Democracy Day celebration for granted.
Governor Soludo, who stated this during a special Mass to mark June 12 Democracy Day Celebration at the Governor’s Lodge, Amawbia, observed that nation building is a consequence of struggle for class, social or otherwise.
According to him, values such as focus, determination and perseverance are indispensable in this kind of struggle.
He noted that there is no perfect society anywhere in the world, accounting for various contestations and contradictions, adding that they bring out the best in the society.
For ndi Anambra, the governor noted that it is a struggle to build a liveable and prosperous homeland where everybody has very fundamental role to play.