Friends and family broke down in tears as Nigerian man, Kolade Johnson, who was shot dead by Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS)operatives is buried.
The 36-year-old man and father of one was killed in Lagos after a stray bullet by a police officer hit him during a raid in Lagos.
Kolade’s death brought about outrage on social media, as Nigerians called for an end to the anti-robbery squad, while many also engaged in protest to curb the brutality of SARS.
The father of one was laid to rest at Atan cemetery on April 18 amidst tears.
Many who were present at the brutal wore black T-shirts with Kolade’s picture in the front and #endSARS inscription at the back.
See twitter reactions below
So today the innocent guy (Kolade Johnson) has been buried just like that. 😥😥. It’s so sad.
However, we pray his gentle soul rest in peace; Amen.
— Capstone (@3rdkeeng) April 18, 2019
— RIP KOLADE JOHNSON (KAYLO) (@highfee_classic) April 18, 2019