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End SARS: Address Nigerians now – Senate tells Buhari

by OtownGist


The Senate has called on President General Muhammadu Buhari to immediately address the nation on End SARS protests.

The Red Chamber of the National Assembly said a presidential speech would give Nigerians an insight of the government’s efforts and actions.

The demand followed a point of order by Senator Biodun Olujimi.

It was titled, “#EndSARS: The need for a comprehensive reform”.

The Senate told the police to protect demonstrators from hoodlums.

The lawmakers appealed to protesters to take a break to enable authorities continue work on their demands.

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The Senate also asked Buhari to set up a judicial panel to identify and prosecute rogue SARS operatives.

Like Edo, Lagos state government has imposed a 24-hour curfew from 4pm today.

The police have also banned all protests in the nation’s commercial city.

THISDAY

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