A Nigerian Twitter user simply identified as Oke has been killed just 3 hours after he tweeted ‘Nigeria will not end me’.
Oke, who actively participated in the ongoing #EndSars protests, both online and offline, had taken to the platform to make the tweet earlier today.
He was reportedly shot in the neck few hours later and died immediately.
See his tweet:
Nigeria will not end me
— Oke (@O_Okee) October 21, 2020
See reactions to his post:
*** Rest in peace you are a HeroUm just moarning your death from LesothoUm in painI hate what is going on in Nigeria
*** I can’t believe he made this post and less than 3 hours, he’s dead.. Nigeria did end him 🕯RIP soldier
*** Nooooo our young people are wasting naaa on top one stupid country wtf
*** Thy labour of our heroes past shall never be in vein… RIP my hero your death won’t be in vein