Oke Obi-Enadhuze, a graphic designer who got killed during the EndSARS protests is finally laid to rest.
He was a victim of the hijacked peaceful protests EndSARS protest and prior to his death, he tweeted;
“Nigeria will not end me” few hours before he was attacked and killed by alleged hoodlums who attacked his family home in Lagos.
Along with losing Oke, his family house in Lagos was vandalized and set on fire and their properties destroyed.
However, a GoFundMe account was created for him after his story went viral. Many people across the world donated and raised the sum of £38,177.27 for his family.His girlfriend Derin today,Thursday, December 10, announced that Oke has been laid to rest. In her tribute on social media, he wrote;
“Laid my baby to rest today🕊⚰️. In those last minutes, I kept waiting for him to come back to live.🥺
Oke and I weren’t just lovers. We were friends. Good friends. Best friends. Partners. We did everything together. We loved each other so much and never failed to express it everytime. We were our relationship goals. I’m glad he got to experience real love and I’m glad I got to experience him.
Today gave me strength. Seeing Oke lying in state gave me my closure. I’m grateful we got the opportunity to finally lay him to rest, he deserves to rest well. I’ll miss him. I’ll miss him so much but all will be well. He’s with the Lord now. 🥺
“Til we meet to part no more Oke, rest in peace my babe🤍🕊 I love you❤️ #OkeLivesOn #RIPOke #RealLove #TrueLove #ForeverInMyHeart”
Oke was 21 years old when he died! May his soul Rest In Peace.
See photos from his burial today;