- A Twitter user has taken to social media to recount how she survived a gunshot injury in a robbery
- Identified as Riken Apu, she revealed she was robbed and got shot in the process
- After various surgeries, the bullet fragments were removed and she bounced back
- Apu used the medium to urge everyone to believe in the true power of God
For Riken Apu, March 30 will be a day she'll never forget. She recently took to social media to recount how she survived a gunshot wound during a robbery attack in Lagos.
She said that she was shot right after stepping out of the car and even though she was still conscious, she couldn't stand. Apu recounted how she screamed for help before a friend who was close by noticed she was injured and rushed her to the hospital.
She used the moment to testify that God is real and alive.
"This was just 9pm ♀️ we got to the junction of d the Shoprite rd he ended the trip (I was paying with my card so I didn't bring out any cash) immediately I opened the car door n came out i was shot i don't know where the bullet came from but I went deaf some few seconds not knowing what was going on I started falling down I tried standing up but I kept falling down at a point I was on the floor n a guy came to me n said "sister leave ur bag" all I could say was "no help me" n he left me there and disappeared my blood was everywhere 2 of my frds dropped off already d other 1 with me was not herself cos dey took her bag, when she saw me standing n falling not knowing I was shot she said "Lizzy dey took my bag" n I said "Eloho help me i don't want to die" she scream
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"When I told her I was shot, nobody was on the rd everyone had disappeared too when dey heard the gun shot is just me n her on the rd next thing we saw the taxify driver that dropped us off dey take me to d nearest hospital, dey said it was a local bullet and dat I will be fine.
"The bullet spread on my both thighs and stomach but dey didn't know i had a bullet in my stomach I kept crying of stomach pain all they could do was look for food for me to eat life, I was there till 4am d next morning my BP kept dropping dey transferred me to Lagoon hospital"
The high level of insecurity in the continent has remained a fundamental issue. Reality star, Alex Asogwa, popularly known as Alex Unusual, recently became a victim of this growing ill.
The ex-Big Brother housemate was recently robbed alongside her friend in Lagos. According to her post, her car was broken into and valuables stolen.
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