Global human rights organisation, Amnesty International has condemned the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari for attacking peaceful protesters across the country.
Recall that there was a widespread protest yesterday, June 12 by youths demanding good governance.
In a tweet, Amnesty International said it has received reports of attacks on peaceful protesters in Ibadan, Lagos and Abuja.
Amnesty International has been receiving disturbing reports of attacks on peaceful protesters in Abuja, Lagos and Ibadan. Some protesters have also been arrested while others were injured. #June12thProtest #Nigeria
— Amnesty International Nigeria (@AmnestyNigeria) June 12, 2021
It condemned the attacks saying, “We again call on the Nigerian authorities to respect human rights and end attacks on peaceful protesters