Lack of proper parenting/mentoring has failed many youths of this generation - Ojukwu

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There's a dearth of leadership such that we idolize anyone who shows erudition skills, wears good cloths, has money to spend etc. We no longer care about character or for people who have attained

great heights throught hardwork, diligence, honesty etc. When we have dad's who are hardly home, parents who are always fighting, parents who hang out with their boys/girls rather than hang out with family, what do we expect? Parents do not sit to know their children, discuss

3 important life issues with them. Today's parents are quick to offload their kids to nannies, maids, day cares/creches, teachers etc. So what happens? Important things children should learn from parents, they learn from strangers. Children learn sex from friends, tv or it is

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practiced on them. Parents are so busy that children aren't taught how to cope with failure & bounce back from it. Children then grow into youths who rather than learn from failure, device shortcut means to succeed. The reason why there are so many get rich scams out there.

In the life of a child/youth there's this gap a parent should fill, when that gap is left open the youth fills it up idolising almost anyone who catches their fancy. That's why you see supposedly smart people saying 'I am a Marian'. That's why Mompha, Invictus Obi all have

followers. That's why no one is bothered how Dino makes his money. We worship any and everyone, this is the effect of bad parenting. That is why some one can come on twitter to tell me to apologise to a nonentity. This is the reason we praise the thieves among us & condemn

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those who tell us to live within our means. @Millishield comes up with different stop-gap jobs to help youths but what do they do instead? They insult him & call him a poor man. A man advises you that instead of using over 500k to buy a phone to insult people on twitter

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use same money to buy maize shellers or grinders, so you make small income. They ask how you expect a graduate to grind corn. @retsonbiz says instead of pastors building new churches, why not setup farms, skill acquisition centers etc. The touch not my anointed brigade raise

  1. arms to attack instead of to ponder. Most parents have failed their children. Corruption isn't our only problem, our faulty mindset and thought process is. A country where we love our thieves & hate honest people .
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They will still come to this tweet to celebrate their idols." Chief Odumegwu Ojukwu

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