#ENDSARS #SARSMUSTEND #ENDPOLICEBRUTALITY: Nigerian Protesters Are Not Backing Down

Lagos Police Commissioner disarms all SARS officers, shuts down offices

SARS has ‘officially’ ended, but Nigerian protesters are not backing down. Many protests have already kicked off in Lagos, Abuja, Imo, Enugu, Osun, Anambra, Ondo, Oyo, Delta, Abia, Rivers, Kwara, Edo, and many more. Nigerians are not appeased and they want more than a mere announcement that SARS has been dissolved. After years of a relentless campaign against the culture of abuse by officers of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) of the Nigeria Police Force, the notorious unit has been officially dissolved. Nigerians have campaigned for years to have…

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Governor Obiano Sacks Ex SARS Commander Nwafor, Vows To Prosecute Him

Governor Obiano Sacks Ex SARS Commander Nwafor, Vows To Prosecute Him

Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has fired a former commander of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) James Nwafor, from his administration. Nwafor is a fearsome former SARS operative accused of supervising the killings of innocents. After his retirement, he joined Obiano’s team as Chief Security Officer (CSO). Media consultant, Chinedu Ekeke, describes the sacked aide as the “notorious James Nwafor of Awkuzu SARS, said to have killed scores of innocent young men in Anambra.  “James Nwafor is retired. He is not a serving police officer. But he headed the notorious #AwkuzuSARS and…

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#EndSARS Protest: Super Eagles Stars Join Online

#EndSARS Protest: Super Eagles Stars Join Online

Although they couldn’t do it on the pitch against Algeria, some Super Eagles stars have shown their support online. The likes of Alex Iwobi has shown their support for the #EndSARS campaign (Twitter/Super Eagles) Twitter Just a few minutes after their 1-0 loss to Algeria in a friendly game,  Super Eagles players took to social media to join the #EndSARS campaign. The calls for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the controversial unit of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has intensified on social media from where it has…

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#ENDSARS: Chelsea players support Nigerian Youths On Protest

#ENDSARS: Chelsea players support Nigerian Youths On Protest

Three Chelsea players have called on the Nigerian government to #ENDSARS. Players of the Chelsea Football Club have lent their voices to the ongoing #ENDSARS protest in Nigeria. The #ENDSARS campaign according to BBC Africa was the most trending topic on social media in the world now. As entertainment and sports personalities joined the movement using the hashtag to advance the conversations against police brutality in Nigeria. As Nigerian youths took to the streets to press home their demands, three Chelsea players, two of whom are of Nigeria descent joined the protest…

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Nigerians Blast Buhari, Osinbajo’s Daughters For Joining #EndSARS Protest Says Go Tell Your Parents To End Police Brutality

Nigerians Blast Buhari, Osinbajo’s Daughters For Joining #EndSARS Protest Says Go Tell Your Parents To End Police Brutality

After a tsunami sort of protests nationwide against a notorious unit of the Nigerian Police Force, daughters of the President and the Vice-President have also caught the flow. The President and Vice President’s daughters on Saturday took to social media to join the #EndPoliceBrutality protest which seeks to stop police harassment, brutality, and extrajudicial killings. Zahra Buhari-Indimi, who is the daughter of the President, posted a photo of clenched fists on her Instagram status with the words, #EndPoliceBrutality.

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