The Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano yesterday terminated the appointment of his Senior Particular Adviser on Safety, Mr James Nwafor in fulfilment of the demand of EndSARS protesters.
Nwafor was previously the commander of SARS in Anambra and had severally been accused of killing and maiming many youths within the state.
The protesters had on Wednesday blocked the Anambra State authorities home and the Enugu-Onitsha expressway, insisting that Obiano should deal with them, however they weren’t addressed, main the protesters to remain on the venue late into the night time.
However addressing the protesters on Thursday on the authorities home, Obiano mentioned he would take their calls for to President Muhammadu Buhari, whereas additionally fulfilling those inside his energy.
“I’m very pleased with the way in which you’ve gotten performed yourselves. You will have performed your self creditably.
“I’ve a listing of all of your calls for. A few of them have already been met, just like the SARS being disbanded. That has already been met, and a few are nonetheless within the pipeline which I’m going to current to the president. The opposite ones are those I can deal with myself.
“Your first request is speedy prosecution and elimination of James Nwafor, the speedy launch of all protesters in police custody, that shall be executed.
“As for compensation of the household of SARS victims, the Legal professional Basic and the management of police will look into this and make suggestions to me. I help your protest, police brutality and extortion just isn’t allowed wherever. Any Police that does that, quietly copy his title and tell us,” Obiano assured.
The protesters who had been completely satisfied concerning the governor’s pronouncements additionally marched to the favored Aroma Junction the place they blocked the expressway, denying motorists entry to the street.
As on the time of submitting this report, the protesters had been nonetheless on the junction and all roads out and in of the realm remained blocked.