#ENDSARS as ‘dark notes in our history’

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AFTER years of agonising over their brutality and killing by the (now disbanded) Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a tactical unit of the Nigeria Police formed in 1992 to fight robbery and other violent crimes, Nigerian youth organised themselves through a protest that was well coordinated and organised through deployment of technology, leadership and administrative sagacity. It was popularly known as the #ENDSARS protest. The protest was about holding the police institution to account for taking the youth and by extension Nigerians for a ride for a long time. They made this happen between October 8 and 20, 2020 starting in Lagos and spreading to other southern states while few states…



Source: Nigerian Tribune

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