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Ahya Sapphire

10 Oct 2016
Caloocan, Metro Manila (Philippines)

Ahya Sapphire
Ahya Sapphire

Like most victims in the Philippines, her murder was reported via Facebook and details are sketchy, showing only a photo of her in life, and one of her corpse lying in a pool of blood on a floor. Any clarifications would be welcome.

The hashtags #RIPAhya and #JusticeForAhya trended on Facebook in the Philippines in the days following her murder.

Her Facebook profile is and her Twitter account Her murder was not included in the official TDoR 2017 list.

"Rest in peace my friend. I'm sure you have a lot of plans and dreams in life but won't be fulfilled because of what was done to you. I hope your death will be given justice. Nkakabigla!"

Report added: 1 Sep 2018. Last updated: 5 Nov 2019

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