Slain Doctor: Call For #JusticeForStephen Dominates Twitter

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Updated April 5, 2019

Slain Doctor: Call For #JusticeForStephen Dominates Twitter


Nigerians took to Twitter on Friday to condemn the killing of Stephen Urueye allegedly by armed thugs at Idi Araba area of Lagos State.

The victim, a medical doctor said to be working with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), was one of the graduates from University of Lagos (UNILAG) who participated in the school’s convocation held on Wednesday in Akoka.

He was reported to have been attacked by suspected thugs on Thursday night and was rushed to LUTH where he later died.

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Following the news of his death, sympathisers took to Twitter to pay tributes to him and demand justice for the victim.

They also condoled with his family while others shared their experience in the area where Stephen was attacked.

Read the tweets below: