Amidst the ongoing #endsars protest, the United Kingdom has called on the Federal Government to respect the rights of the protesting Nigerians.
Commending the federal government’s decision to disband the special anti-robbery squad (SARS), Catriona Laing, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria urged Nigerians to remain peaceful in the protests.
”Welcome the government announcement on the future of #SARS – an important first step. The IGP’s commitment to ensure accountability for human rights violations is essential to restoring public confidence in @PoliceNG
Hearing reports of violence affecting ongoing protests. Urge authorities to respect the right to protest and protestors to remain peaceful. @UKinNigeria”
See tweet below: