In what has been called a terror attack, Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji put up an image in solidarity with Nice writing, “Father into thy hands I commend their spirit #prayforparis #prayforjustice.”
Fans slam actress for showing solidarity with France
In what has been called a terror attack, Nollywood actress, Genevieve Nnaji put up an image in solidarity with Nice.
Fans have however criticized the actress for ignoring the killings in Benue and Nigeria in general and praying for a foreign country.
“I like u a lot and I honestly don't want to be mad at you.. How many times have u posted anything about the Fulani herdsmen killing? Niger delta bombing ,Boko haram, ghastly accident even the starvation killing people in Nigeria? Now pray for France, I sympathize with France and have them and the entire world in my prayers, u celebrities should stop being selective in your post about incidents, the fact that most of u are privileged to travel does not make u their spokesmen, Honestly enough of all this, the other day Tiwa salvage said BLACK LIVES( all life deserve to live) let's filter our words b4 we say them..I love u genny and at ur stage I should expect u know the right from wrong. Safe,” one Instagram user wrote.
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The Nice attack, comes eight months and a day after Islamic State gunmen and suicide bombers killed 130 people in Paris.
Last month Genevieve Nnaji shaded Instagram comedian Klintoncod for insulting black women.
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