Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State has condemned assaults on the peaceable Finish SARS protesters on Sunday, in some elements of Ilorin, the state capital.
He described the violent assaults, which allegedly claimed one life on the Submit Workplace space of Ilorin as “despicable and insupportable.”
In an announcement by his spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye in Ilorin, the governor stated “I vehemently denounce the violent assaults on the protesters and I name on the safety companies to make sure that the dastardly act is addressed instantly.
“The daredevil attackers should be recognized, arrested and prosecuted instantly. The assault should not go unchallenged,” the governor declared.
He stated “Peaceable protest is a constitutional proper and no authorities or people are allowed underneath the legislation to abridge such a proper.
“Whereas we proceed to induce the younger protesters to stay peaceable as their reputable grievances are addressed, I hereby name for safety beef as much as stop the recurrence of such assaults on the protesters or different residents of the state.”
The state authorities additionally urged the protesters, to make sure that the reputable rights of different residents to peaceable pursuit of their livelihood are usually not infringed upon within the technique of exercising their very own rights.
This, it defined, was to make sure that some fifth columnist don’t conceal underneath such conflicting pursuits to trigger a breakdown of peace and order within the state.