For the Speaker of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Eteng Jonah Williams, Nigeria has reached a milestone at 61, despite ongoing challenges.
He said our democracy should be celebrated and Nigerians should be hopeful.
The speaker made this known in his office in Calabar while delivering his independence day message.
He called for concerted efforts by all citizens to create a better country.
He also said the country can do a lot of things differently, like attacking the things that divide us.
He maintained that the Nigerian project is worth believing in and called for unity to enable us to achieve a better Nigeria