Popular American Artiste, Beyoncé is providing emergency assistant to the Nigerian youth during the ongoing protests against police brutality.
The award winning musician wrote on her Instagram page that she “has been working on partnerships with youth organisations” to support protesters.
She said , she was heartbroken after seeing the how the youth is being treated in the country.
Beyoncé stressed that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) must be put to a stop.
She wrote, “I am heartbroken to see the senseless brutality taking place in Nigeria. We have been working on partnerships with youth organisations to support those protesting for change.”
Beyoncé’s comments follows the shooting of protesters by soldiers on Tuesday at Lekki toll gate in Lagos.
Beyoncé revealed in her posts that she has teamed with some organizations to provide emergency health care, food and shelter for protesters.
“We stand with you. Please visit Beyonce.com for a list of organizations to show your support. To our Nigerian sisters and brothers, we stand with you,” she stated.
The Nigerians over the past weeks have been on the streets and on social media to protest the treatment meted out to them by the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS).