Senator Florence Ita-Giwa has appealed to Nigerians youths, especially the residents of Cross Rivers state, to forgive politicians and stop the destruction of properties and looting across the country.
In a viral video shared online, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, representing the Cross River South Senatorial District, went on her knees to appeal to residents of the state to stop the destruction and looting of properties.This came after some angry youths in Cross Rivers state, destroyed and looted the homes of former senate leader, Ndoma Egba and that of Senator Bassey Gershom.
She was heard speaking in her native language, as Twitter user, @__gershom, who shared the video, translated the language to English.
“I know we have wronged you. The generation of today has suffered. The big people have wronged you. Nigerian politics has failed you. But please forgive us. Forgive the big people. Forgive the politicians” Senator Florence Ita-Giwa pleaded.
Senator Florence Ita Giwa kneeling to beg the rioting youth in Calabar;
“I know we have wronged you. The generation of today has suffered. The big people have wronged you. Nigerian politics has failed you. But please forgive us.#endsars #basedonwhatpic.twitter.com/3u9rlhDCaF
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