Nigerians have expressed anger after a video showed Chinedu, the son of Abia State, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu arriving at an event in a long convoy.
Chinedu Ikpeazu, said to be 21 years old is currently trending online with Nigerians fuming over abuse of power by politicians, their children and cronies.
In the video, a long convoy, including cars with police escorts, is seen pulling into the venue with the governor’s son.
“Son of His Excellency is also His Excellency,” the MC said while singing his praise in the video shared online.
Women are seen hailing the young son of the state governor and gunshots are heard ringing out to welcome him to the event.
The grand arrival sparked outrage and Nigerians took to various platforms to point out that many workers in the state are still being owed arrears in salaries, yet the governor’s son is receiving praises from the people.
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