Popular Nigerian billionaire business man, Tony Elumelu have finally broken silence on happenings around the country especially the massacre that happened in Lekki tollgate some days ago.
It would be recalled that 20th of October remain a dreadful day in the history of
Peaceful protesters who have been protesting at the famous Lekki tollgate
were dispersed by men alleged to be that of the Nigerian Army with bullets as some
lost their lives while some sustained severe injury.
The development have left a lot of top personalities in the global world
speechless as they all condemn the action.
Tony Elumelu who holds a big position in Nigeria have now joined the leagues of
those condemning the action as he noted how sad it is.
According to Tony Elumelu, his heart is heavy as he’s saddened by the event that
unfolded that day, he however prayed that the youths struggle will not go in vain.
Reacting to the sad news, he wrote:
My heart is heavy.
I am deeply saddened by the turn of events in our country and the needless loss of
lives as reported in Lagos and other parts of the country.
I pray for healing for all those affected and will renew the dialogue that I initiated with
others for a peaceful, urgent, and transparent resolution. It is important that
lethal force is not applied on unarmed protesters and that we all engage
peacefully and constructively.
To the youth, your unity, purpose, and sacrifice is an inspiration.
Your struggles will not be in vain.