- A young man has been treated to a bizarre birthday celebration that has got many talking on social media
- In an emerging video, the young man was surrounded by supposed friends who stoned him with pure water repeatedly
- He was grabbed and returned to the scene when he attempted an escape
Mixed reactions have trailed the video of a young man being bashed with sachet water repeatedly in what appeared to be his birthday celebration.
The practice of stoning birthday celebrants with sachet water seemed to be a Nigerian occurrence that may not be ending anytime soon judging by the recent video that found its way online.
In the clip shared on Twitter by @favogbuji, the unidentified man was pursued and halted at the point he noticed he was surrounded.
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The men, without care, mercilessly hit him on all sides with pure water with some going as far as stoning him with a full bag of water.
After failed attempts at shielding himself from their bashing, he took to his heels but was stopped right in his tracks by one who grabbed his two legs, and with the help of another, they flung him to the ground.
Another on the scene was captured pouring sand on the celebrant.
The clip was greeted with mixed reactions as many knocked his supposed friends for celebrating his birthday in the manner they did.
"Looks like jungle justice to me. Eeeewww."
"My birthday is in 2029."
"They're gonna kill this guy."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a singer had shared interesting photos from his birthday celebration.
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Instead of the traditional colourful birthday cake, Collins decided to use snacks and soft drinks. He had more than enough to go round and even put a candlestick into it to make a wish.
In all of the pictures, the young man looked very happy as can be as he took snaps with his pals who felicitated with him. The post sparked mixed reactions on social media with many hailing him for his style.