Nigerian lawmaker Desmond Elliot broke down in tears in an interview with Arise tv


Desmond Elliot says that he got death threats on DJ Switch’s live

Due to recent backlash following comments from Nigerian lawmaker, Desmond Elliot, he decided to grant an interview on Arise Tv to clarify some statements he made and to also state the circumstances surrounding his earlier outbursts.

The actor turned politician however broke down in the course of the interview when he was describing the videos of looters that he saw.

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He also stated that the actions of people in the country were largely due to anger and not hunger, he also mentioned that most of the looters were women.

The lawmaker disclosed that he joined DJ switch’s Instagram live but he had to log out after he started receiving death threats regarding the presence of military men at the Lekki toll gate.

Desmond also said that at the plenary session after the unfortunate incident, his emotions got the better of him, hence his comments.

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