Popular Nollywood Star, Toyin Abraham has shared a painful story of a family friend, Adenike Adekanle, who became a cripple on a wheelchair as a result of a misfired gun shot from an officer of police force.
The Actress narrated the touching on her instagram page on Friday.
According to her, Adenike was shot by an officer on the 23rd of July 1996, at about 3pm. The ugly incident happened in Ibadan.
The Actress stated further that then police did not check up on her all the while she spent over a year in the hospital, talk more of footing her bills.
Sharing a photo of Nike Adekanle sitting in a wheelchair, Toyin Abraham wrote:
“This is my family friend Adenike @nikeadekanle .. She wasn’t born like this, It was a stray bullet from the Nigeria police on the 23rd of July 1996 around 3pm in apata ibadan and she was in the hospital for over a year. Not even a call or check up or Bill payment by the police.
Adenike confirmed the story, writing:
“I’m not keeping quiet anymore…. saying this bring back a lot of horrible things that I want to forget but if this helps our fight against police brutality then WE MOVE!!!!!! #EndSars #ENDPOLICEBRUTALITY.”