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Wycleff Jean’s “Diallo” is about a young Guinean who was shot 41 times by U.S. cops – Africa Facts Zone



Reggae-fusion and Hip Hop musician, Wyclef Jean’s hit-song “Diallo” was about a young Guinean man, Amadou Diallo who was shot several times by cops, Fact Checking platform, Africa Facts Zone reports.

Diallo was a 23-year-old man living in the United States of America who was shot 41 times by police officers who could’nt wait for him to identify himself.

Amadou Diallo

According to AFZ, Diallo attempted to bring out his wallet for identification but that was when he got gunned down.

While sharing the story via Twitter, @AfricaFactsZone shared an audio clip of Wyclef’s “Diallo” music video; “Wyclef’s song, Diallo is about 23-year-old Guinean, Amadou Diallo who was shot 41 TIMES by 4 American Police officers after bringing his wallet out to identify himself, as he couldn’t speak English.

“All 4 cops who shot him dead were found not guilty” AFZ tweeted.

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