Anambra-born businessman, Obi Iyiegbu, aka Obi Cubana, has blamed the “get-prosperous-hasty syndrome” amongst youths on societal and family pressures.
Iyiegbu disclosed this in a post he shared on his verified Instagram page @ Obi_Cubana on Monday.
He acknowledged, “In a world where we favor all the pieces hasty, youths are on the total faced with alternative stress from each society and contributors of their families.”
In accordance with the businessman, the families had been already making “unrealistic “ tasks on youths and this furthermore hang an impact on the total neighborhood.
He wrote: “Our youths are continuously compelled to act and feel a particular formulation and society enjoys dictating how the youths must behave.
“They feel the stress of fitting into society’s norm and whereas the family is fun, it could most likely well perchance presumably furthermore be beefy of tensions.”
The socialite argued that pressures placed on youths to meet sure standards on the total made them rob pleasure in tainted behaviors and this, in turn, made many youths to be going thru despair.
Obi Cubana persisted: “These hang made alternative them resort to drug abuse and excessive utilize of alcohol.
“Many teens must proceed college merely to fend for their families, seriously young girls, who’re on the streets because they must ship money home.”
The businessman highlighted that pressures on the youths as “stress from work to meet a particular target, seriously in the banking sector, and from society to brighten or explore a particular formulation.
“There is stress from the faculty to pass checks and get a particular grade, stress from the local churches to donate for one yelp or one other, and stress from chums.
“Even on social media, some are no doubt shaded for now not getting a particular quantity of likes on their posts,” he added.
Kemi Filani recollects that Obi Cubana used to be as of late arrested by NDLEA for a drug-linked offense but he has since regained his freedom.