Aluu 4: Kate Henshaw remembers murdered UNIPORT students 10 years after death

Kate Henshaw

Actress Kate Henshaw has remembered the murder of four students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) on the 10th anniversary of their death.

Kate on Monday, tweeted a post o by a tweep identified as Richie, praying that their souls will continue to rest in peace.

“Ten years ago, four uniport friends went to the house of a debtor to confiscate his laptops but were burnt to death after the debtor raised a false alarm claiming they were thieves,” Richie wrote.

Joining the tweet in remembering the students whose tragic death still remains fresh in the minds of Nigerians, Kate Henshaw wrote: “#Aluu4 May they continue to rest in peace. Will never forget the horrific video of their lynching.”

Lloyd Toku-Mike, 19, Tekena Friday Elkanah, 20, Ugonna Kelechi Obuzor, 18, and Chidiala Loroson Biringa, 20, were lynched for alleged stealing of mobile phones and laptops in Omuokiri-Aluu in Rivers State on October 5, 2012.

They had gone to meet a debtor who turned around to accuse them of robbery.

The debtor raised a false alarm which attracted local vigilantes, leading to the gruesome murder of the young men.