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Lagos’ #EndSARS Protests Enter 7th Day As Falz, Others Resume Demonstrations | #SARSMustEnd

The widespread protests against police brutality and operations of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) continued on Tuesday with Nigerians reiterating their demands. Despite Lagos governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s plea for a break, #EndSARS protesters have laid siege to the Lekki toll gate, along the Lekki-Epe Expressway. The Falz-led protest began as early with many youths calling for the end to…

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Ogun Police Reportedly Assault Journalist, Others During #EndSARS Protest | #SARSMustGoNow

According to Channels TV, police officers in Ogun state on Monday October 12 allegedly assaulted a journalist and other protesters during an #EndSARS protest. The reporter Tobi Adepoju was repeatedly hit by police operatives at the Ajuwon police station, the news outlet reported noting that the information was received alongside a video evidence. He explained that…

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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 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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