The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, has warned that the continued Finish SARS protests could eat Nigeria.
Adams stated “there are alerts” of a nationwide disaster, and suggested authorities to correctly handle the state of affairs.
He condemned the usage of dwell bullets towards demonstrators by policemen.
No fewer than 6 individuals have misplaced their lives for the reason that protests started.
In a press release on Tuesday, Adams instructed the Police that it’s the proper of Nigerian youths to specific anger over extra-judicial actions of legislation enforcement businesses.
“It’s most annoying seeing the variety of casualties within the protests rising by the day. It’s unlucky that some dangerous eggs within the police have turn out to be totally lawless, killing Nigerians elevating their voices towards SARS brutality.
“These youths protesting are of the digital age, they’re the leaders of the longer term and they’re entitled to specific their voices and considerations towards the state of the nation.”
“Within the historical past of our nation, it has by no means received to this stage the place your complete system is in comatose. It behoves on the Federal Authorities to hearken to the cries of Nigerians over the spate of insecurity, hike in electrical energy tariff, enhance within the costs of meals commodities, and excessive value of dwelling.
“Lots of the youths protesting are college students that left the schools years in the past and are nonetheless unemployed. With their hopes bleak, they’re annoyed with the federal government; they’ve misplaced confidence.
“Extra importantly, I feel we should restructure this nation to regionalism, based mostly on federating models or we exit by referendum peacefully with out shedding of blood. Liberia, Rwanda, Congo and Somalia began like this earlier than they have been engulfed in conflict”, Adams warned.