American pop star, Rihanna has reacted to the death of George Floyd who was murdered by a white police officer in Minneapolis on Monday.
George Floyd was murdered by some white police officer after he has gone to
work at the city with the officer seen pinning him down identified as Derek Chauvin.
With the death now sparking an outrage from citizens of United States who are
already protesting, Rihanna joined the train of top celebrities to share their thoughts on the sad event.
The award winning singer and songwriter took to her social media platforms to show
how sad she his as she noted that watching people murdered everyday has
left a heavy place in her heart.
According to Rihanna, the sad events in past few days have seen her stay offline
noting that the look in the face of the murderer, Derek Chauvin has continue to haunt her.
Rihanna added that she can’t get it off her mind as ask the necessary authorities to
make sure justice is served as this will go a long way.
George Floyd’s death have been trending online ever since the sad event happen.
Former US president, Barack Obama had earlier released a statement on the death
of George Floyd as he note how sad it is that such event are occuring.
Obama, 58, released a statement via his Twitter page, saying it “cannot be normal” in 2020 and urged the Minnesota
authorities to ‘ensure that the circumstances surrounding George Floyd’s death are investigated thoroughly’.