A Nollywood actor turn lawmaker has been condemned on social media over comments he made about the Nigerian youths.
Nigerians are unhappy with Desmond Elliot and have taken to Twitter to express their anger over a comment he made concerning the Nigerian youths.
It all started after the Nollywood star cum politician had denied not endorsing social media regulation.
However, a video of him seemingly endorsing regulation of social media leaked today with many people attacking him. In the video, he called Nigerian youths ‘children’ and blamed them over social media attacks.
The lawmaker representing the Surulere constituency in the Lagos State House of Assembly supported the social media bill, hence triggered an uproar across social media platforms.
Many people have asked for his constituents not to return him. He has also been called a liar
See some reactions below:
— Aishayusuf (@Mrlogic49526556) October 29, 2020
Idiot is trending because of Desmond Elliot 😂 Twitter Children I thank you oh!! pic.twitter.com/jCkQdvZo86
— Amaka (@amakadiva09) October 29, 2020
RT for Desmond Ediot
Like for Semovita pic.twitter.com/y35A4HoPyC
— sanwo k. abiola (@Kemisanwo) October 29, 2020
We gave them 1 track of curse
Desmond Ediot Sorry Elliot call us children, if we now drop album nko?💁🏻 pic.twitter.com/Gt59XbqjT7
— TheLadyMotara🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶🌶 (@motaraaa) October 29, 2020
Who else jokingly called Desmond Elliot Desmond Ediot as a kid? It was not a mistake after all.
— Omoniyi Israel (@Omoissydeyhere) October 29, 2020
Desmond Elliot Vs. Desmond Ediot pic.twitter.com/OF1B39m67i
— Peng#EndSars🇨🇭 (@EObidiegwu) October 29, 2020
Retweet for prisoner food,like for Desmond ediot pic.twitter.com/EXaWFZC916
— BEARDED SMALLIE 💀🔥 (@SMITHIEstann) October 29, 2020
— Tradoc Mess 🇺🇸🇳🇬 (@Nil_Oladudu) October 29, 2020