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Kanye West Joins #EndSARS Movement, Condemns Police Brutality In Nigeria

In the wake of #EndSARS protest sweeping across Nigeria, American rapper, Kanye West has used his platform to voice support against police brutality. The multiple award-winning producer declared his position on Monday October 12 via Twitter. The fashion mogul cum United States presidential candidate in his message urged authorities to listen to the people. “I stand with my Nigerian…

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Backlash As Rivers Governor Wike Bans #EndSARS Protest In The State | #SARSMustEnd

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike is facing an increasingly mainstream backlash against ban on all forms of #EndSARS protest in the state, with a growing number of local celebrities, activists and residents arguing the restriction is a human rights violation. There have been a series of violent protests throughout the country in recent weeks with many Nigerians calling for the now-dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad…

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Davido Responds To Backlash Over Denial Of Role In Abuja’s #EndSARS Protest

Music star, Davido on Monday responded to backlash from social media users who criticized him for denying that he joined #EndSARS protests during a meeting with spokesman of the Nigerian Police Force , Frank Mba at force headquarters in Abuja. Just one day after the ‘FEM’ singer announced he would having a close-door stakeholder meeting with the Inspector…

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Davido Faces Backlash For Seemingly Denying Role In Abuja’s #EndSARS Protest

As Davido met with the Nigerian Police Force over police reform, the popular singer is facing fall out from the planned meeting which he initially said was with Inspector General of Police on Monday. Recall that the popstar and his team landed in Abuja over the weekend where they joined thousands of concerned Nigerians for the #EndSars protest. He was…

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Sanwo-Olu Booed By #SARSMustEnd Protesters In Lekki, Assures End To Police Brutality In Lagos

Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu received a poor reception when he arrived the Lekki expressway toll gate to pacify #EndSARS protesters on Monday October 12. The agitation for the dissolution of the now-dissolved Special Anti Robbery (SARS), a notorious tactical police unit continued in different parts of Nigeria on Monday as many youths brought to a halt the…

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#SARSMustGo: Buhari Addresses Protests, Says SARS Dissolution Is Only The First Step

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally addressed Nigerians in a video broadcast, promising that the dissolution of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) is only the beginning of extensive police reform in the country. In a two-minute video address posted the president’s Twitter handle on Monday October 12, said his government is committed to ensuring that the…

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#SARSMustEnd: Two Feared Dead As Police Disrupt #EndSars Protesters In Surulere

Two people have been allegedly shot dead during a violent attack on peaceful #EndSARS protesters in Surulere area of Lagos state, by some angry police officers on Monday October 12. According to eye witnesses, the attack was said to have been carried out in a bid to disperse the crowd of concerned Nigerians who were expressing their grievances against…

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#SARSMustEnd: Aremu Afolayan, Tekno Urge Buhari To Raise Police Officers Salaries

The #EndSars protest across Nigeria has not only gotten celebrities from other countries lending their voices but most importantly our local stars speaking out against police brutality while listing their demands from the federal government. Nollywood actor Aremu Afolayan and singer, Tekno are however the latest to wade into the ongoing conversation about how the entire…

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