Fabunmi Olayinka – Lagos State
a Nigerian sensational musician Oluwafemi Oladapo popularly known as slimcase while reacting to the murder of an American citizen George Floyd who was allegedly murdered by the police in Minneapolis has said his focus is on the death recorded in the states and not the death of tina who was killed by personnel of the Nigerian police force.
Tina Ezekwe, a 16-year-old teenage girl was shot and killed by a drunk ASP Theopilus Otobo at Iyana Oworo of Lagos after making a death threatening statement before taking the shot. according to an eye witness, the accused was quoted saying “I will kill you and I will kill myself”.
while reacting to Lloyd’s murder in the US, slimcase attention was called to the gruesome murder of a 16-year-old girl by a Nigerian police officer, his reply goes thus “We are talking about a global pandemic, leave the Lagos girl for channels to talk about am”
so many Nigerians have taken to social media to trend the hashtag #JusticeForTina, which has gotten so much attention but Nigerians in their tweets are more interested in justice being served rather than talked about.