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|Re: Infrastructure Vs HDI . . . Fashọla Vs Obi by 989900: 9:22am On Jul 03, 2022|
First of, Obi didn't say that infrastructure cannot improve an economy (he built schools, roads, hospitals, etc.), he only emphasized HDI.
When Bill Gates came to Nigeria, he hammered on HDI.
Infrastructure is good, it would drive the economy, but it's just a piece of the pizza.
Infrastructure vs HDI
See Abuja-Kaduna railway/highway: infrastructure is built, but acutely low HDI has put it in coma.
Same thing with power installations being vandalized by Vandals.
Same with pipelines, refineries, etc. . . .
Ọmọ ti wọn o kọ, ni a gbe ile ti wọn kọ ta.
Translation: The pikin that's not built/trained, would sell the house that you built.
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