Barely one week after the execution of Kudirt Afolabi in Saudi Arabia over a drug-related offense, another Nigerian, Saheed Ayinde Sobade, has been nabbed in Jeddah with 1,183 grams of cocaine.
Nigerians while reacting have turned it into an ethnic issue as they sarcastically say the name of the new victim sounds Igbo. This development followed the earlier reaction of some Nigerians when five Igbo boys were arrested in Dubai over an armed robbery offense.
Sodabe sounds Igbo
Let’s see what abike has to say
— Zaddy Yo!!! (@el_treaph_) April 5, 2019
Sobade from Nsukka Enugu State …
— Emeka Romeo (@emeka_romeo) April 5, 2019
Hahahaha his name is Saheed Ayinde Sobade .. Let’s keep up the name calling energy mbok…
— Obong Ekpe (@Ody_johnson) April 5, 2019
Exactly. Don’t mind that Shaheed Sobade from Onitsha main market, along shagamu junction in Ogun state, Anambra .
— # Seasons # (@CMadisife) April 5, 2019
Saheed ugochukwu ozo
— Melchizedek (@ParisNuel) April 5, 2019