There comes a time when the threshold is crossed and there is k going back. Thats when the country erupts into full blown civil war and it is too late to stop. No social media post it had I known. The realization of the horrors of war will hit many like a brick wall.
Nigerians cheering on acts of violence in the east, proudly proclaiming imo is gonna be the next Borno. Social media have blinded so many they are walking right into a mine field and they dont care. Some are saying if any "they could bomb bandits they way they bomb IPOB"
People have lost it in this country for real. First they free criminals back into the populace and see it as a virtuous move. We are now competiton with the north for who can destroy the future generation the most because we hate a sitting President. Listening to the likes
..of Omokri and Sowore who are American citizens and have their family's future secure. We are destroying the country and saying thanks to Buhari we are now living among ethnic lines. NIGERIANS have LOST IT. It's beyond crazy. I'm losing hope for this country.
We trying to end the insurgency in the north we are creating one not he South because it's not fair the north has a monopoly of violence. We have the right to start our own mayhem here. Meanwhile the instigators of all this are not even fully resident in Nigeria.
I rest my case. One can only do his best. Sometimes reality have to sink in for people to see the stupidity of their actions and how selfish it is to delibrately destroy the future out of personal vendetta and hate.

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