After smoking cigarettes like a pro in a video, a high school student has gained attention and sympathy on social media.

In the video, users on social media see the young girl sitting peacefully and skillfully inhaling and exhaling smoke while holding a cigarette.

The video captioned, “A schoolgirl was seen smoking today on the street while her mates are in school. Parents really need to do better,” has generated significant discussion.


A large number of individuals have rushed to the comment section to share their opinions about the young girl’s actions.

These are a few responses:

@Dirawnn: “Omo, she no just start o! She don turn pro! Damn!”

@ugochuks042: “She is a special education need and disability child. She needs help urgently.”

@dammygtnet: “It may not be the fault of the parents per se but of peer group. Most of the youthful exuberance do emanates from friends.”

@BunmiBumex: “I don’t think this is Nigeria not withstanding this girl should be taken care of….too young for this!”

@Dreyfuzzy: “This is indeed very painful to see. I wonder truly about her parents or guardians. Just an observation… This is not Nigeria … their pidgin sounds very different.”

@daddysugar2023: “The society also brings up the child, not just the parents . This can’t happen in Nigeria cos it’s obviously SL. Naija, them go beat you carry u go house show ur papa.”

@kaykayklef: “Sometimes it’s not about parents nowadays. What they see being portrayed in the media regularly will erase everything you’ve taught them.”