In commemoration of Nigeria’s 56th Independence Day, the 1st of October 2016, KIR Foundation youth and beneficiaries collectively spoke about their hopes and dreams concerning Nigeria. Using the hashtag #MakingNigeriaWork, the youth which included Nigerian Youth Corps Members spoke on how they feel about being Nigerians.
“I am Matthew Okechukwu and I am #MakingNigeriaWork. I train young people like me on the need to become entrepreneurs.” (KIR Foundation TGIIF Youth).
“I am Justin Tochukwu and I am #MakingNigeriaWork. I teach students on the importance of education. As Nigerians, we need to be clear on how we contribute to #MakingNigeriaWork.”
(Youth Corps Member Serving in Rivers State). The tweets summarize the stance KIR Foundation beneficiaries have concerning our dear nation and their commitment to making Nigeria work.