Over one thousand youths from Boki local government area of Cross River State, on Wednesday shutdown Governor’s office, disrupting official functions of government.
The protesting youths, who displayed placards with various inscriptions, blocked the gates and prevented government functionaries, guests to Governor Ben Ayade and other members of the public from gaining access to the offices in Governor’s office, as well as going out.
Speaking to newsmen while the protest lasted, the co-convener of the protest, Pastor Eriom Samuel Ncha pleaded with Governor Ben Ayade to understand the plight of the youths.
He explained that the youths in Boki were tired of political thuggery, political exclusion, killing, as a result of cultism, gangsterism and drug abuse.
“We are tired of…