Zak Vegha was a rural boy who availed education on account of parents? determination and relevant government policies. He was a professional pilot, now retired after a flying career that spanned more than thirty-five years in Nigeria. He has a view on the Nigerian scene. How the socio-political upheavals of Nigeria, entwined in her complex ethnic and religious diversity shaped his career and development. The hopes for the future in the rise to national sovereignty and the evolution from ethnocentrism to sovereign citizenship the through structural transformation.
The opportunity to reach out to the world and my fellow nationals in particular and sensitive all to the need for the social evolution that would transform the prevalent tribal affiliations to sovereign citizenship while appreciating the relevance ethnic references to the rich cultural heritage. Thus the emergence of a nation of loyal citizenry presiding over a rich and diverse cultural heritage. It will take time but is possible.