Oby Ezekwesili, a former minister of Training, has cried out over President Muhammadu Buhari’s silence within the face of the continued nationwide protests.
The protests calling for the scrapping of the Particular Anti-Theft Squad, SARS, unit of the police have intensified regardless of authorities’s announcement of the disbandment of the operation.
At the moment, captions resembling ‘Finish unhealthy authorities in Nigeria; finish unhealthy governance; finish police brutality, Justice for Jimoh Isaiq; restructure Nigeria; reform the Nigeria Police’, amongst others are trending on social media and likewise showing on placards on the streets to point that the protest has regularly shifted from its unique objective.
The primary and final time President Buhari spoke on the continued protests towards brutality and extortion by operatives of SARS was over a yr in the past and since then protests have continued and have unfold to virtually all the key cities of the nation.
And in a tweet on Saturday, Ezekwesili, a former presidential aspirant, stated, “What actually is the top sport of the @MBuhari‘s @NigeriaGov on #EndSARS? Not clear in any respect.
“The place is the President? The place actually is the President at a time like this? “Go to the place your younger residents are and have interaction them on their very own turf. These of us will not be backing down.”