#EndSARS: Otedola speaks


Billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola, has weighed in on the trending #EndSARS matter as he related to his daughters’ involvements in the protest against police brutality.

Otedola in Instagram post said the protest was the youths’ way of pushing for a better Nigeria saying he was once involved in civil unrest and the protest resonated powerfully with him, pledging he would continue to be supportive of ordinary Nigerians facing serious difficulties.

The post: “The horrors that have been unfolding in our country have left me filled with sadness.

 “I deeply commiserate with those who have lost their loved ones and, as a father, I share the sentiment of my three daughters who protested in Lagos and London.

“As a young boy of 16, I participated in the ‘Ali Must Go Protest’ of 1978, so I understand the determination of our youths who rightly want our country to be better.

“We must all do our part to make Nigeria great!

“I will continue to do my own quota in providing for those who are most in need of support in our country in these tough times.”

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