Toke Makinwa took to Instagram this evening to lend her voice to #IstandwithNigeria protest ,..She wrote
My radio show today was dedicated to #istandwithnigeria we opened the
phone lines and you don’t even know half of the struggle and
lamentations people have to share. Everyone is affected, No light, the
cost of everything has gone up, people suffering in silence because they
are tired of complaining with no one to hear them.
The education system is bleeding, graduates looking
for jobs, even those still in school are on Social media looking for
hand outs to pay their fees or buy their books. No one wants to beg, na
condition happen and a closed mouth will not be fed. Yet, for how long?
it is a sad state. Who do we cry to? The rate of crime has increased no
one is safe. How did we get here, where do we go from here? We pray and
pray and hope just like the children of Israel that a promise will come.
Yet each time we think we’ve seen the messiah, it feels like a chas
again. Our dreams are dashed again! God save Nigeria, God help us to