A video posted on TikTok by a young girl mourning her late father, a policeman, has stirred a range of reactions from Nigerians. The girl, known by her TikTok handle @dewhuncho, expressed her desire for her father to rest in peace and shared her sentiments about life without him.
While the video garnered sympathy and well-wishes from some viewers, it also triggered a divisive response due to the reputation of the Nigerian Police Force, known for its often brutal mode of operation.
Sympathy and Well-Wishes:
- Many Nigerians expressed their condolences in the comment section, with some leaving prayers for the deceased officer.
- @Adyem Art prayed for the late officer, saying, “He no go rest well InsaAllah 🙏✅✅.”
- @Mustapha shared a more compassionate perspective, acknowledging the humanity of the deceased and expressing sadness at the hate directed toward him.
Criticism and Skepticism:
- Some commenters did not share the sentiments expressed in the video, and their responses reflected skepticism and criticism.
- @Soft ❤️❤️🩹 mentioned a past encounter with the late officer, indicating a potentially negative experience.
- @Oreoluwa🌼🌹 raised concerns about the conduct of police officers, suggesting that they are often involved in actions that lead to issues like imprisonment.
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