Archives Tag: #EndSARS

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#EndSARS: It Is Not Yet Uhuru For Nigerian Youths

April 19, 2022

  For a minute on Sunday, October 11th, Nigerian youths believed the announcement by the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, that the rogue police unit called SARS (Special Anti Robbery Squad) has been disbanded. Celebratory reactions went around on social media insinuating that the demands of the youths have finally been granted. But … Continue reading #EndSARS: It Is Not Yet Uhuru For Nigerian Youths

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Nigeria Politics

#EndSARS: The Strength In Nigeria’s Unity

April 19, 2022

‘Every person has a right to life, and no one shall be deprived intentionally of his life, save in execution of the sentence of a court in respect of a criminal offence of which he has been found guilty in Nigeria.’ Chapter IV. No 1. Nigerian Constitution, 1999. For the first time in my life … Continue reading #EndSARS: The Strength In Nigeria’s Unity

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Politics

#EndSARS: A Case Of Police Operatives Gone Rogue

April 19, 2022

  Again, social media was thrown into a fit on Saturday over the killing of a citizen in Ughelli, Delta State by operatives believed to be of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Other personal reports of manhandling, extortion, and kidnap also followed the same day. It was then that Nigerians on the online space … Continue reading #EndSARS: A Case Of Police Operatives Gone Rogue

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Social Media Influencer Of The Week: Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

April 19, 2022

  Twitter has fast become the epicentre of social and political discourse for many social media savvy Nigerians. There are now several influencers dominating the “bird app” and raising important conversations about pressing issues in society. Read more about other Social Media Influencers For many Nigerian Twiter users passionate about social justice, the name Segalink … Continue reading Social Media Influencer Of The Week: Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

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Video Of The Week: “Nigerian Police Has Turned The Entire Country Into A Huge Crime Scene” – Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

April 19, 2022

  In our video of the week, Nigerian human rights activist, known as Segalink on Twitter, sits down with Arise News to discuss the incessant injustice meted out on innocent civilians by certain members of the Nigerian police force. Read more about Video Of The Week In recent years, some officers of the Nigerian police … Continue reading Video Of The Week: “Nigerian Police Has Turned The Entire Country Into A Huge Crime Scene” – Segun Awosanya (Segalink)

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Politics

Accidental Discharges and Government Reluctance to Reform

April 19, 2022

The #EndSARS movement got a rebirth on Sunday, 30th March, when a young man named Kolade Johnson was hit by a stray bullet fired by men of the Special Anti-Cultism Squad (SACS) around the Mangoro/Onipetesi area of Lagos State. The gentleman was said to have been watching a football match in a bar when the … Continue reading Accidental Discharges and Government Reluctance to Reform

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