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Tobi Amusan: Nigeria Must Work – Yul Edochie

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has said Nigeria must work.

Edochie said though, it will not be easy but everyone must not give up.

He stated this in a tweet on his verified official twitter handle on Friday evening, while reacting to the moment when Tobi Amusan broke into tears while receiving her gold medal.

Tobi Amusan became Nigeria’s first athlete to win the 100m hurdles at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon, United States.

Amusan, who broke the world record in the semi-final where she clocked 12.12sec, powered to win the final in 12.06sec.

The Nigerian splinter shed tears while being presented with her gold medal, as she goes home with $100,000 in prize money.

Amusan sheds tears of joy as the Nigerian anthem is played to celebrate her Gold medal.

According to Edochie, his high point of the week was watching Amusan receive her gold medal with tears of joy while the national anthem played.

“Watching Tobi Amusan receive her gold medal with tears of joy while our National Anthem played has been my high point of the week.”

He said that reminded him of the Nigeria of years back and renewed his spirit.

“Reminded me of the Nigeria of years back and renewed my spirit.”

He noted that, “Nigeria must work. It will not be easy but we must not give up.”

Edochie’s tweet

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