Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has banned Finish SARS protest within the State.
Port Harcourt was meant to have its flip of the #EndSARS protest, in the present day, Tuesday October 13, 2020.
However Wike in a press release by the Commissioner for Info and Communications within the State, stated the choice to ban the proposed protest follows the scrapping of the Particular Anti-Theft Squad by the Inspector Common of Police.
The assertion reads; “The Rivers State Authorities hereby needs to tell most people that every one types of protests have been banned all through the State.
“Due to this fact, all proposed protests underneath #Finish SARS Marketing campaign are hereby prohibited.
“Authorities took this choice as a result of the Inspector Common of Police, Mohammed Adamu, had already scrapped the Particular Anti-Theft Squad. Due to this fact, there is no such thing as a want for any type of protest in opposition to a Unit of the Police Power that now not exists.”
“The Governor, due to this fact, calls on mother and father and guardians to make sure that their kids or wards don’t violate this order.
“Legislation enforcement companies are additionally directed to make sure that the ban is enforced and that violators are dropped at e book,” Wike warned.