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If the poor can think like the rich

14 July 2014, 07:48 Jibunor George Chuks

Things will continue to go wrong and get worse, so long the poor, refuses to see reasons why he or she should be upright and live a life of integrity. Then and then can the rich not manipulate the life of the poor. Countless stories and experiences on how the poor has subjected themselves to the sit-stool of the rich, and turned to puppet of the rich.

The leverage that the rich have over the poor was handed over to them on a platter of gold by the same poor people. Let me give some examples. There was an attack on a particular village in Borno State. There was a certain man who paid 2000 Naira to a young guy in the same village to set a neighbour's houses on fire, of which he succeeded doing, before they later caught him and he confessed that he was paid 2000 Naira; common 2000 Naira to set the whole village ablaze, terrible. The master minder was later caught equally. Hmmm terrible.

Election time, fast approaching, where you see the low brain poor masses auctioning themselves for a cup of rice and groundnut oil and rapers. A time for the wicked rich to be in control, dropping money in every visitations that they makes; he is simply buying the low brain poor masses. Sometimes, you need to look from different angle and you could agree with me that some percent numbers of the poor are the ones trading themselves.

Isaac in the Bible sold his birth right to his younger brother Jacob just because of a pot of red porridge yam soup. The rich will never stop in the buying of the poor, because the poor has kept himself for sale. The rich don't leave any stone unturned because they don't like to be beaten by anyone. Let the poor present themselves well and the rich will see no slave to buy or manipulate. The poor, be encouraged, have patience, be determined, keep focus and live with dignity and integrity, you will overcome. God bless.

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