#EndSARS: Tears As Protesters Hold Candle Night Memorial For Victims Of Police Brutality | Lagos Post Online

#EndSARS: Tears As Protesters Hold Candle Night Memorial For Victims Of Police Brutality

Uncontrollable tears flows on Friday night as the protesters protesting against the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) with the hashtag #EndSARS held a candle night memorial for the victims of SARS/police killings at Lekki, Lagos Island, Abuja and other parts of the country.

In a sombre mood, the protesters mourned the victims – who they described as “fallen heroes.”

On Friday night, the hashtag #FallenHeroes was among the most trending hashtags on the bird app, Twitter.

Some of the names of the victims of SARS/police killings were called at the session.

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They were Jimoh Isiaq, who was killed last Sunday by a stray bullet; during a #EndSARS protest in Ogbomoso, Oyo State.

Other victims honoured at the event were 

Kolade Johnson,

Daniel Chibuike (aka Sleek), 

Ayomide Taiwo, 

Peter Ofurum, 

Chika Ibeku, 

Chibuike Anams, 

Ifeoma Abugu, 

Christian Onuigbo, 

Emmanuel Egbo,

Victor Maduamago

Chidi Odinauwa, 

Stephen Agbanyim, 

Tony Oruama, 

Tiamiyu Kazeem, 

Mus’ab Sammani, 

Onovo Matthew, 

Chinedu Ani, 

Precious Odua, 

Richard Gora, 

Chijioke Iloanya.

Linda Igwetu, 

Daniel Tella, 

Harry Ataria, 

Johnson Nnaemeka, 

Femi Bello, 

Chima Ikwunado, 

Godgift Ekerete, 

Gabriel Owoicho, 

Tina Ezekwe, 

Modebayo Awosika,

Daniel Adewuyi, 

Chukwuemeka Matthew, 

Chika Ibeku, 

Azuamak Maduemago,

Rinji Bala Uzziel

Joseph Ugbeni, 

Anita Akapson, 

Chibuike Ikeaguchi, 

Ifeanyi Ozor, 

Chinedu Meniru, 

Augustina Arebu, 

Anthony Nwokike, 

Paulinus Ogbonna, 

Ekena Megbe, 

Emeka Ojinze, 

Ademola Moshood, 

Ismaila Ayinla, 

Joy Ndubueze.

Protesters at the candlelight sessions – which featured instrumentals; also held placards bearing inscriptions such as ‘End SARS,’ chanting the same words.

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