Not only that our Independence Day is a historic celebration which makes one remember and honour the mighty sacrifices our courageous leader and fighters put forward for our country, but also a day to take pride, celebrate and respect our noble country’s rich honour, valour, rich history, culture and tradition. Most importantly, the day makes us all remember the core value our country was built on- peace and freedom of expression.
While this year Independence day celebration would be held in a different way, owing to the pandemic, the festive spirit doesn’t need to simmer down.it As a people, we are blessed to have a right to speak and to be heard. A right several brave souls fought for. Let’stake a moment to think of their sacrifice and what they had to pay for the freedom we enjoy today and join hands together to continue to build a great nation that we want.
We fought for the independence and sovereignty of our home. The feeling of freedom fills my heart with so much satisfaction and pride, I can’t be more thankful to everyone who participated in this battle and those great democrats rates who continue to uphold the core principles of democracy, Happy Independence to the executive Governor of Enugu state and thank you for being there.
To the great people of Oji River, you made our independence possible. The Independence Day is an amazing opportunity to remind ourselves how hard we’ve worked for it. Through blood and tears, we fought for our freedom. We made our dreams a reality. Cheers to another year of independence! So Let’s honor the valiant heroes who made us the proudest of all humans and the mightiest of all nations. May the glory of this day be your inspiration for tomorrow! Happy Independence Nigeria.
Hon. Franklin Udemezue
Oji-River Local Government Area,