Two die, many injured at Asake’s concert



A 33-year-old Nigerian lady, Rebecca Ikumelo has died from the injuries she sustained during the stampede at the concert organized by the singer Asake in Brixton O2 Academy on Thursday, December 15.

Late Ikumelo died in hospital on Saturday morning, December 17, after being critically injured in the stampede.

She is survived by two children. She was very popular on Tiktok with videos she shared about her journey in taking care of her autistic son.

A second person is said to have died as well following the overcrowding of the O2 Brixton arena.

Police had to step in to stop the concert.


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