Nigerian youths converged in their numbers at the Lekki Tollgate this morning to mark the second anniversary of the shootings of peaceful #Endsars protesters on October 20, 2020.
At the procession on Thursday, coffins were carried to honour the memory of protesters who were shot and killed by security personnel at the Lekki Tollgate two years ago.
Videos shared online showed the public figures and a large crowd marching through the tollgate despite heavy police presence.
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Meanwhile, comedian cum actor, Debo Macaroni, had announced via his social media handles that he would be participating in the walk.
“Peaceful Walk in honor of all Endsars and Police Brutality Victims!! 20/10/2022!!! It’s 2 Years now!! We haven’t forgotten and we will never forget!! Different rallies have been happening across the country this month. Nobody or group hijacked it. Abeg we no wan hear say anybody wan hijack this one…
We didn’t hear that the Police arrested or brutalized anyone during the rally. Let’s maintain the same energy!
Lastly, please this is not a political rally. Banners of political parties or candidates should not be displayed. This is strictly to honor all our fallen heroes!! God bless you. 🙏🏾”, he wrote.
Rapper, Falz also revealed that he would be joining the walk to honor those who n
“We will never allow our heroes to be disrespected with a shabby attempt to erase their legacy. We will always remember & honor their unmatched bravery till the last breath. Today, tomorrow, for ever.” Falz wrote on his Instagram page.