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Nigeria will still be great despite challenges – Designer of National flag, Pa Akinkunmi




Pa Taiwo Akinkunmi, the designer of the Nigerian Nationwide flag has mentioned the nation will nonetheless be nice regardless of the present challenges militating towards its existence.


The octogenarian spoke on Tuesday throughout an unique interview with a DAILY POST correspondent in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.

Pa Akinwumi mentioned one in all his memorable achievement in life is understanding that his design was picked as Nigeria’s Nationwide flag.

He mentioned that Nigeria will nonetheless be nice regardless of the present challenges.

Akinwumi who wished Nigeria nicely in all her endeavours suggested youths to be law-abiding.

He urged them to proceed to contribute their quota to the event of the nation with the hope that issues will get higher soonest.

He mentioned, “My title is Taiwo Akinkunmi. I’m the designer of the Nigerian flag.

“I participated within the competitors when the federal government marketed it. I received my papers and tried to do one thing that can symbolize the flag of the nation.

“My very own design was taken and I gained the competitors.

“I felt glad when my design was taken. I received a worth for successful the competitors.

“I want the youths nicely and good I say all the perfect to them.

“I hope it will likely be nicely and good for one and all.

“My recommendation is that authorities ought to strive in a doable solution to make interplay of their endeavor of the nation.”

Akinkunmi famous that the value he received for the competitors and the popularity he obtained throughout the independence celebration are sufficient for serving the nation.

“I received a worth for successful the competitors. The worth for designing the flag throughout the independence celebration of the nation.

“So, I’ve been on and off within the career during which I’m at present.

“I want one and all all and good.”

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