Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has pleaded with Nigerians to completely ignore what investigative journalist, Kemi Olunloyo, said about Sylvester Oromoni.
It can be recalled that the 12-year-old Dowen College student died on Tuesday, November 30th, after he was allegedly beaten by his seniors for refusing to join their cult.
However, Olunloyo brought a new twist to the case when she claimed Sylvester willingly join the cult and the beating that led to his death was part of the initiation process.
She also alleged that he ingested engine oil taken from the car of one of the school’s staff.
In reaction to her claims, Sylvester’s family through their lawyer, Femi Falana, has asked the Lagos State Police Command to invite her for questioning.
However, some netizens were enraged by her claims and have threatened to storm her home to deal with her for laying reckless allegations on the deceased minor.
Tonto Dikeh has now weighed into the heated controversy as she took to her Instagram page to appeal to Nigerians to ignore Olunloyo’s statement.
According to her, people have left the major issue of seeking justice for Sylvester to attack the controversial journalist.
Watch her speak below,