Beyoncé Is “Heartbroken” Over Violence Against “EndSARS” Protesters
Written by B87FM on October 21, 2020
Days after her Black is King collaborator Tiwa Savage made a public plea for her to talk out on the injustices in opposition to Nigerian residents, Beyoncé has made a press release in regards to the “#EndSARS” motion. Beyoncé has repeatedly used her platform to talk out in opposition to police brutality, inequity, and inequality, so it was anticipated that the music icon would lend her voice to this trigger.
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“I’m heartbroken to see the mindless brutality happening in Nigeria,” Beyoncé wrote in a message posted to her Instagram account. On Tuesday (October 20), quite a few experiences surfaced that protesters in Nigeria have been being brazenly shot within the streets by police. Movies additionally surfaced exhibiting individuals begging for mercy and assist.
“We have now been engaged on partnerships with youth organizations to help these protesting for change,” Bey continued. “We’re collaborating with coalitions to offer emergency healthcare, meals and shelter. To our Nigerian sisters and brothers, we stand with you.” In Lekki, Lagos, witnesses advised reporters that they have been kneeling in a give up place when police opened hearth. Take a look at just a few social media posts about what is going on on in Nigeria beneath together with Beyoncé’s message.