One of the victims of the Cubana Club shootings, Stephanie N, with Instagram name nemebriella_ has put up her side of the story on her instagram story. she wrote:
Traumatised, Stephanie further wrote:
Finally, Stephanie, revealed that the experience has affected her badly, as she’s currently traumatised.
According to earlier reports, Police escorts attached to Nigerian Singer, Damini Ogulu, aka ‘Burna Boy’ had opened fire at people who were at Club Cubana on Victoria Island, Lagos.
The incident happened at about 4 am on Wednesday, 8th June, 2022, when Burna boy went clubbing at the venue, with his police escorts in tow. Four of the security details waited outside, while one Policeman, identified as Inspector Ibrahim had followed Burna Boy into the club.
Witnesses claimed that the singer had asked Ibrahim to invite a woman. now revealed to be Stephanie, to join him in the VIP section, where he was with his team. The lady turned down the invitation, and the subsequent times the invitation came, the lady’s partner stated that it was disrespectful for him to make advances at his wife. This led to some argument and subsequently, the gunshots that almost claimed the lives of two people.
In his first public comment after the incident, the singer said that even if it was reported on social media that he started Boko Haram, he would not be surprised.
Burna Boy’s response after the incident;
In reaction to Stephanie’s posts, people have bared their minds on social media. Some reactions:
Story: Asma’u Sani