Oke Obi-Enadhuze, a contemporary graduate of laptop science from the Federal College of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) in Ogun, has been discovered lifeless — hours after he tweeted “Nigeria is not going to finish me”.
Oke’s tweet had come amid the unrest within the nation over protests in opposition to operatives of the now-disbanded particular anti-robbery squad (SARS) and clamour for complete reform of the police pressure.
Nigeria is not going to finish me
— Oke (@O_Okee) October 21, 2020
However shortly after the tweet, Oke, who can be a graphic designer, was stated to have been shot in entrance of his dwelling at Mafoloku, Oshodi space of Lagos.
The deceased was stated to have accomplished his last exams in January and was ready for the Tutorial Employees Union of Universities (ASUU) to name off its ongoing strike in order to finish his clearance in preparation for his service 12 months earlier than he breathed his final.
Checks on his web page by TheCable Way of life confirmed he had been supporting the continuing marketing campaign in opposition to police brutality within the nation.
“Man, I’ve by no means felt this oppressed in my life. I actually thought we had a very good shot this one time. #EndSARS,” he had written on Tuesday.
Man, I’ve by no means felt this oppressed in my life. I actually thought we had a very good shot this one time. #EndSARS
— Oke (@O_Okee) October 20, 2020
A number of Nigerians have taken to Twitter to mourn Oke, whereas calling on related authorities to make sure his killers are delivered to e book.
Dede, a girl stated to be the deceased’s girlfriend, additionally expressed disappointment over the incident, including that the event had shattered their goals.
“We had eternally to go Oke. What occurred to our design dream. My child didn’t deserve this. I misplaced my child, I misplaced my greatest buddy. Omg my boyfriend…” she wrote in a sequence of tweets.
We had eternally to go Oke 😭❤️💔 pic.twitter.com/PmU54PTM2g
— dede (@derinmama) October 21, 2020
Beneath are reactions from some Nigerians on Twitter:
I’m informed he’s simply graduated from college. He studied laptop science. He took his Closing Exams in January. He was ready to do nysc as soon as asuu strike ends and he can get his clearance executed.
He’s lifeless right now. He was by no means a thug. He was by no means a hoodlum.
Nigeria killed him.
— #OurFavEndSARSDoc 🩺🇳🇬🇬🇧 (@DrOlufunmilayo) October 21, 2020
He designed our blood donor app – the messages you get from us – he designed all these in like 4 days! He was a genius! He was additionally kinda shy. And so candy. Oke Obi – Enadhuze!
— Temie Giwa-Tubosun (@temite) October 21, 2020
RIP OKE … they need to pay
— Davido (@davido) October 21, 2020
In case you are questioning why I have been retweeting Oke’s current design tweets, it is as a result of I need you to understand he was not somebody distant. He was your colleague, he was your neighbour. And right now, he died.
— Rachel Lawson (@rachel_norfolk) October 21, 2020
— A Cup of Khafi ☕️💪🏾 #EndSARS (@KhafiKareem) October 21, 2020
Younger graphic designer passes away hours after posting this. RIP Oke. 💔💔💔 pic.twitter.com/Qss62ZlERz
— #EndSARS (@OloriSupergal) October 21, 2020
That is painful 💔😭 relaxation in peace Oke 🕯️ Could heaven present you the love you deserve hero https://t.co/SgehRezDN6
— Mercy Eke (@real_mercyeke) October 21, 2020
They shot him by way of the neck simply hours after this tweet, killing him. We’re so sorry, Oke 💔 https://t.co/XMYkO7dIw4
— akwaeke emezi (@azemezi) October 21, 2020
I congratulated him for getting employed by @Sterling_Bankng throughout lockdown.
I used to be wanting ahead to assembly him within the workplace.
Relaxation is Energy Oke. pic.twitter.com/y7jFSAPh70
— Human Dodo | Basic Contractor #EndSARS (@marvinographer) October 21, 2020
I by no means think about I’d be penning this!! I’m so damaged! Oke you didn’t deserve this! You had been hardworking! Loving! Caring! boyfriend to @derinmama !! You had been familyyyy! I nonetheless can’t imagine this! God whyyy?? We prayed! We prayeddd!! I do know you might be within the good place! pic.twitter.com/YAdDrvROu2
— A tall glass of champagne🥂 (@bisooye) October 21, 2020
Nobody deserves to search out in regards to the demise of their beloved one on-line.
Nobody deserves to be killed by a rustic that they had religion in.
RIP Oke. Take coronary heart Derin, Could God provide you with and his household, the fortitude to bear this loss.
— Dr Chioma Nwakanma #EndSARS (@DrZobo) October 21, 2020
RIP Oke. You had been the perfect buddy. One of the best mentor. Thanks for being my buddy. I am blessed to have identified you. I am unable to imagine this. I am so heartbroken. I really feel like part of me is lifeless. You had been at all times there for me man. I like you eternally bro. pic.twitter.com/LlqssbZohR
— Atarah, the Figmama. (@Aderinsola_O) October 21, 2020
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