Nigerians are Channeling all their Love & Support for Jane Obiene to Get Her a Prosthetic Leg


It’s so amazing how Nigerians have come together in the past couple of days to join the fight against police brutality, #EndSARS movement and with one voice, demanding a better Nigeria. A small protest metamorphosed to a worldwide protest, with a festival of lights to remember those who lost their lives due to the brutality of the Nigerian police and SARS.

The youths have shown great support and it’s really commendable.

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Here’s another proof that our great nation Nigeria is blessed with good people. Over 4.2 million Naira has been raised for Jane Obiene, to get a prosthetic leg after she trekked, walked and joined the #EndSARS protest in Abuja.

You might have seen photos of her marching with hundreds of protesters bearing crutches. According to a medical doctor,  identified as Aproko Doctor on Twitter, the initiator of the donation campaign for Jane, she had been unemployed since 2013 over her disability among other reasons.

He tweeted:

This is Jane. She’s been unemployed since 2013 partly because of her disability, she came out in the #EndSARS protests and we need to help. Please click the link below to donate to this, if you can’t donate, please RT, someone might see it on your TL.

I created the donate link for Jane with a 30 day period in mind for 500,000. I thought Nigerians were stretched thin from giving for the #EndSARS protests

Said a little prayer then posted the link In less than 4 hours, we raised 3.2 Million naira and counting

A new Nigeria!

A description underneath the campaign page reads:

We need to get Jane a prosthetic leg to help her move better and increase her chances of getting a job

He shared another detail about a man who led the protest at Stadium Surulere. He tweeted:

Good afternoon guys, I spoke to  @Msobiene and she agrees the link for her be up for at least 24 hours so we can get enough money for this guy here So let us get 2 good legs! One for Jane and one for this Hero right here.

Thank you to everyone who’s supported one way or another.

You can still donate through this link donate-ng.com

Photo Credit: Msobiene



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