London based, BLM activist Sasha Johnson, who is a British citizen, is in critical condition after being shot in the head near her South London home.
The Taking Initiative Party, which she was also affiliated with made the announcement on Facebook Sunday, saying:
“It is with great sadness that we inform you that our own Sasha Johnson has sustained a gunshot wound to her head. She is currently hospitalised and in a critical condition. The incident happened in the early hours of this morning, following numerous death threats.
Sasha has always been actively fighting for black people and the injustices that surround the black community, as well as being both a member of BLM and a member of Taking the Initiative Party’s Executive Leadership Committee. Sasha is also a mother of 3 and a strong, powerful voice for our people and our community.