I hear you! It’s particularly troubling to accept the fact that very little has changed since my youth. The conditions I grew up in are still very much in effect. The only saving grace was our access to generators, which helped to alleviate the inconveniences. The hope was that things would improve with time, but that hasn’t happened.
I’m aware of how challenging life can be in Nigeria, but I’m also unwilling to let that dissuade me from begging for justice for those that are trapped in Libya and being subjected to unimaginable treatment.
I think we can acknowledge our horrible shortcomings as a nation and still empathize with those that are facing hell in other parts of the world.
But, I hear everything you’ve said!