Amnesty International Tells Buhari To Stop Intimidating Peaceful #EndSARS Protesters

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EndSARS Protester being arrested by the police on Saturday February 13, 2021/Twitter
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EndSARS Protester being arrested by the police on Saturday February 13, 2021/Twitter

Amnesty International has berated the Nigerian government over the arrest of EndSARS protesters at Lekki toll gate on Saturday.

The police officers arrested EndSARS protesters while at the toll gate to kick against the reopening and possession of the toll gate by LCC.

Their arrest has since ignited reactions from Nigerians on social media.

Reacting to the development, Amnesty International, called on the government to stop intimidating protesters.

On its official Twitter page, AI wrote: “Today Amnesty International received reports of the arrest of some protesters at the Lekki toll gate.

“We calling on all Nigerian authorities to demonstrate commitment to protect the right to peaceful protest. Stop intimidating peaceful protesters.”

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