ON MIDDLE BELT

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a step.
It was many years ago that Martin Luther gave the speech “I have a dream”, at that time , it seem impossible. Protest upon protest that eventually broke the Camel’s back as racism was overpowered by the minority in USA “blacks”. Today in Nigeria,we are raising the issue of the Middle Belt,but our detractors, our foes are raising eyebrows; they jest and mock us at every given opportunity, they say, Middle belt is not recognized in our constitution but our consolation is, anytime we raise this issue our foes shudder, they are petrified. Why are they? We know not but one thing is certain, Middle belt is in our minds and ourhearts, right now it is an idea and ideas rule the world. Only time shall tell who thejoker isThe journey of a thousand miles begins with a step.
It was many years ago that Martin Luther gave the speech “I have a dream”, at that time , it seem impossible. Protest upon protest that eventually broke the Camel’s back as racism was overpowered by the minority in USA “blacks”. Today in Nigeria,we are raising the issue of the Middle Belt,but our detractors, our foes are raising eyebrows; they jest and mock us at every given opportunity, they say, Middle belt is not recognized in our constitution but our consolation is, anytime we raise this issue our foes shudder, they are petrified. Why are they? We know not but one thing is certain, Middle belt is in our minds and ourhearts, right now it is an idea and ideas rule the world. Only time shall tell who thejoker is

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