Ben Murray Bruce Gets Backlash From Twitter Nigeria For Asking Olympic Rower, Chierika Ukogu’s For Her Number…
Senator Ben Bruce is one of the many Nigerians who congratulated Olympic rower Chierika Ukogu who made history by being the first Nigerian to not only participate in a rowing event but make it to the Semi-finals in a rowing event.
The senator tweeted at Ukogu yesterday that he would like to get her number so he could give her a call and encourage her.
— Ben Murray-Bruce (@benmurraybruce) August 10, 2016
Unfortunately his tweet earned him a dragging on social media! Some on Twitter Nigeria hit out at him asking the Senator where his support was when she was at the preliminary stage.
Read the tweets after the jump