- Popular author Reno Omokri has shared his opinion on the donations made to the government over the coronavirus pandemic situation in Nigeria
- Reno Omokri said that the donations should have been given to the banks to disburse to poor Nigerians
- The lawyer stated that the current government cannot be trusted with such donations
Nigerian writer, former presidential adviser, and social critic, Reno Omokri has shared his opinion on the billions of naira donated to the government over the coronavirus pandemic situation in the country.
Over the past few days, wealthy Nigerians have announced their donations to the government. While some donated to the government to assist the healthcare industry in charge of fighting this deadly infection, some donated to the government to help poor Nigerians who cannot fend for themselves during the lockdown happening across the country.
Reacting to the donations made by both individuals and organisations, social critic, Reno Omokri said that the donations should have been given to banks.
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The former presidential adviser took to his page on the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, to state that the money donated by billionaires to Nigerians should have been given to top commercial banks to disburse it to Nigerians.
He noted that the billions donated could be distributed in thousands to Nigerians who have lesser than N10, 000 in their bank account.
According to the lawyer, the current government cannot be trusted with the donations.
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Reno Omokri said married men live longer than single ones and Nigerians reacted. Omokri in a post shared on his Twitter page submitted that married men live longer than those who are still single. He also challenged those that contest his submission to head on to Google and educate themselves about what he tweeted.
Explaining his position further, Omokri noted that getting married to a good woman can improve a man’s health. He stressed that men who have formed the habit of living promiscuous lives often tend to live significantly shorter.
"Marriage, especially to the right woman, is health. Men with multiple girlfriends, on the other hand, live significantly shorter. Google it. Even nature is against promiscuity!" his tweet read in part.
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