Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Protesters halt activities in Lagos, Abuja and Ibadan

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Youths protesting police brutality especially by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) have continued their activities across the country.

As at 11pm yesterday, the crowd of protesters at Lekki was huge.

In Ibadan, they blocked the entrance to the Government House in Agodi.

In Benin all roads in the Edo State capital were completely blocked for the better part of the day, leaving thousands of travellers stranded.

The protesters turned back vehicles on the way to the airport.

They also picketed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) offices.

In Ilorin, the youths were attacked by people suspected to be cultists, leaving many injured.

The protesters announced the establishment of a helpline centre to meet the needs to their members.

They also launched an online radio platform named “Soro soke” (speak up).