#justiceforsilvester is one of the trending conversation on popular microblogging platfrom follow the death of 12-year-old, Sylvester Junior, a student of Dowen College, Lekki.
Two of Dowen college students that are allegedly responsible for Sylvester Oromoni’s death reportedly flown out of the country.
Some reports revealed that Junior, who was beaten to death for allegedly refusing to succumb to peer pressure to join a cult by his fellow student was reported dead by his uncle, Perrie, on the micro-blogging platform, Twitter, following a trending video that revealed his condition before his death.
Disagreeing with the school, Dowen’s College, on claims that the boy sustained a football injury, the father of 12-year-old boy, Sylvester Oromoni and also celebrities have taken to Twitter to express their opinion.
According to the father 10, whose Sylvester is his last born, during an interview with cable, alleges his son was beaten, fed chemical by his fellow students.
The father said Junior suffered liver enlargement due to congealed blood. He said, before he could make a return trip to Warri towards facilitating Junior’s transfer to the teaching hospital, the boy drew what became his last breath.
It was also claimed that Junior was fed a liquid substance described as “a chemical” for refusing to join the group.
Reacting via his official Twitter handle, Comedian as well as activist, Mr Macaroni tweeted; “I deeply sympathize with the family of Sylvester Oromoni. I Just saw the video that was recorded before he died. He couldn’t move, mouth swollen, teeth bleeding.. Football injuries don’t cause that much pain!!! Dowen college, there are a lot of questions begging to be answered.”
Actress Tonto Dike tweeted; “Dear Dowen college I have been informed, I am coming. I am gathering facts about this story. Dont run, our kids can’t go to school to be learn and end up death. THAT’S NOT WHY WE TRUST SCHOOLS!!! #Justiceforsylveste.”
Adesua Etomi tweeted; “Quick question. Is Dowen college still not going to give Sylvester’s family a real explanation about what happened to their son? Face with symbols over mouth I don’t want to hear any football story. Do they really think this is going to go away? Somebody’s child. Broken heartBroken heartBroken heart #Justiceforsylveste.”