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#EndSARS Anniversary: 3 Nigerian Celebrities That Should Avoid Joining The Lekki Toll Gate Protest

Youths in the country are commemorating the first anniversary of EndSARS, a protest movement against police brutality that rocked major cities across the country. Initially, the EndSARS protest was aimed at ending the Special Anti-Robbery Squad unit, SARS, who were notorious for extortion, torture, and extrajudicial killings.

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#EndSARS Anniversary: 3 Nigerian Celebrities That Should Avoid Joining The Lekki Toll Gate Protest

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EndSARS Anniversary: What You Should Know Before Participating In The Protest

Flyers and posts are circulating the social media platforms that there would a general protest in memory of October 20, 2020 Endsars protest. A popular Nigerian human right activist, businessman and author Omoyele Sowore is among those who are supporting the protest that is scheduled to hold on October 20, 2021.

  3 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: What You Should Know Before Participating In The Protest

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EndSARS Anniversary: One Thing That Should Scare Wise Nigerians Apart From Heavy Police Presence

Some Nigerians are reportedly planning to stage protest as an anniversary of the EndSARS protest that rocked Nigeria last year. That EndSARS protest held in October last year. It was one of the biggest protests that shook the whole Nigeria and attracted global attention. It trended as number one on Twitter thereby persuading world renown celebrities, footballers, politicians and other influential people to talk about it and declare their stand.

  3 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: One Thing That Should Scare Wise Nigerians Apart From Heavy Police Presence

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Why Nigerian Youths Should Drop The Idea Of #EndSARS Anniversary

The #EndSARS protest that took place on October 20, 2020, was one of the greatest events that had ever shaken Nigeria. During the protest, Nigerians took the streets to seek an end to police brutality, but the protest was later highjacked by hoodlums. #EndSARS Protest: image credit - PremiumTimes

  3 months ago ago
Why Nigerian Youths Should Drop The Idea Of #EndSARS Anniversary

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#EndSARS Anniversary: Two Persons Arrested during EndSARS Memorial this Morning (Video).

At least 2 persons have been arrested by the Nigerian Police Force this morning during the #EndSARS memorial that is currently being observed by Nigerian youths across the different states of the country. According to BBC Pidgin, one of the persons arrested claimed to be a journalist but probably did not have a means of identification with him, while the other individual could be seen in a white outfit with a placard that showed his intentions to start a protest.

  3 months ago ago
#EndSARS Anniversary: Two Persons Arrested during EndSARS Memorial this Morning (Video).

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EndSARS Anniversary: It’s sad that security agents who killed protesters still walking free – Saraki

Former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has decried the unwillingness of the Federal Government to prosecute security agents who murdered peaceful protesters across the country in October 2020. In a message to mark the 1-year anniversary of the EndSARS protest, Dr. Saraki commiserated with the family of Nigerians who lost their lives at the Lekki Tollgate.

  3 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: It’s sad that security agents who killed protesters still walking free – Saraki

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EndSARS Anniversary: 34 offenders arrested and arraigned in Lagos by police

The Lagos State Police Command announced on Thursday that 34 people had been apprehended in connection with the #EndSars anniversary protest on Wednesday, Oct. 20. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the demonstration to commemorate the one-year anniversary of ENDSARS was carried out by a motorcade of demonstrators passing through the Lekki toll gate.

  3 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: 34 offenders arrested and arraigned in Lagos by police

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EndSARS Anniversary: Police in Lagos have arrested and arraigned 34 criminals.

Following the #EndSars anniversary demonstration on Wednesday, Oct. 20, the Lagos State Police Command said on Thursday that 34 individuals had been arrested. The demonstration, which was held to mark the one-year anniversary of ENDSARS, was carried out by a motorcade carrying demonstrators past the Lekki toll gate, according to the Nigerian News Agency (NAN).

  3 months ago ago
EndSARS Anniversary: Police in Lagos have arrested and arraigned 34 criminals.

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Opinion: The reason for the #EndSARS Anniversary

Apart from COVID-19 and #BlackLivesMatter in protest of George Floyd's police killing in the United States, October 20 marks the memorial of #EndSARS, the single event that resonated throughout the world last year and shook the whole country of Nigeria. Why the EndSARS again?

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Opinion: The reason for the #EndSARS Anniversary

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Shehu Sani Speaks On #EndSARS Anniversary

Shehu Sani, a former Kaduna Central Senator has reacted to the planned #EndSars Anniversary. Sani while speaking at a program called the Signature Show, said protest in the Nigerian context is a revolt against a system or Government. That the Nigerian Young people had reasoned to challenge an established order based on Police brutality which was carried out by a Unit of the Force known as SARS.

  3 months ago ago
Shehu Sani Speaks On #EndSARS Anniversary