Popular female singer Tiwa Savage has started a movement on Twitter with the hashtag #WeAreTired.
She did so while reacting to the death of Uwaila Omozuwa a 22-year-old student Microbiology student of the University Of Benin, r*ped by unknown men in a church where she went on Wednesday 27th May 2020.
These rapists hit Uwaila with a fire extinguisher on the head and left her for dead. Uwaila recounted her sad ordeal before she passed on at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH).
Tiwa who is very unhappy with the happening has taken to Twitter to not only speak against r*pe but also, police brutality, unemployment, and other issues faced by Nigerians.
See tweet below
#WeAreTired of senseless killings, lorries falling on road and killing passengers, ACs catching fire and burning houses, young girls getting r***d, young boys killed by SARZ, no jobs for graduates, please add your own frustration because my list is long
— Tiwa Savage (@TiwaSavage) May 31, 2020
Meanwhile, fans of the singer have taken over the movement to ensure that the hashtag does not only trend but also bring about positive change in the country.
Some Twitter users were quick to call out President Buhari and the two major Political parties for bad governance.
Others poured out their frustration on different sectors of government that aren’t working in the country.
See their reactions below
#WeAreTired of our sisters and daughters getting r***d and abused, we are tired of people dying needlessly, we are tired of the poverty and darkness that has engulfed our nation!!!!!! pic.twitter.com/4Cgs0gehrR
— ONLY ONE KASH (@thekashope) May 31, 2020
— THE BIBLICIST (@thebiblicist_) May 31, 2020
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Since 1986 they’ve been promising uninterrupted electricity, but up till today there’s nothing to show for it.
— FatherDmw (@fatherdmw) May 31, 2020
Tiwa needs to be backed not to be dragged because i am tired of bad roads, i am tired of bad electricity, i am tired of incompetent leaders, i am tired of police brutality, i am tired of the nations corrupt system, are you not tired? #WeAreTired
— Bayo (@mr_adebayo5) May 31, 2020
Meanwhile, the Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has called for an immediate investigation into the alleged r**e and murder of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa.
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