A young Nigerian man identified simply as Demola on Twitter surprised his girlfriend by proposing to her in the heat of the protests.
The dramatic act lightened up the mood of protesters as some were seen smiling, others taking pictures of them with their phones while his friends cheered.
Demola took to his Twitter handle to share the acceptance of his proposal by his girlfriend in a post which has since gone viral with over 6k retweets and over 10k likes at the time of filing the report.
See the post below:
— DemoLa (@Demo__UK) October 13, 2020