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Osinbajo to Nigerians: The world is looking for you, only if you can be trusted


The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has admonished Nigerian youths to recommit to the principles of hard work, diligence, and credibility.

Osinbajo, who stated that the world is in search of trustworthy Nigerians at the 10th Convocation ceremony of Lead City University (LCU), Ibadan said “because of the untrustworthiness a few, the whole nation is painted black. But there is an opportunity here because so many Nigerians and foreigners must do business in Nigeria.

“The world is in search of a Nigerian of integrity, a trustworthy Nigerian to work with and to employ. Everyone wants faithful partners of employees. Even thieves are in search of trustworthy people to keep their money with,” he said.

Trust is key

The Vice President also emphasised the need for trustworthy Nigerians which can facilitate credit facilities for new businesses to thrive.

He said irrespective of the academic qualifications and social status, the principles of greatness with the help of God would recommend those that adhere to them in the future for greater heights. He also stressed the place of courage and determination in the journey to greatness.