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#EndSARS: Five Key Things To Know About Dissolution Of SARS

  Following a week of unrelenting protests and fervent calls for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has officially scrapped the police unit. The disbandment which was bought by sweat and blood was announced on Sunday at a press briefing by the police boss. His order … Continue reading #EndSARS: Five Key Things To Know About Dissolution Of SARS

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LIVE: Inspector General of Police Scraps F-SARS

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Sunday announced the dissolution of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS), after days of protests across the country. The police unit was founded in 1992 to combat cases of armed robbery, kidnapping, and other violent crimes. But SARS, instead, over time, has gained notoriety for its reckless … Continue reading LIVE: Inspector General of Police Scraps F-SARS

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Over 10,000 Sign #EndSARS Petition To Ban Top Public Officers, Policemen From US

  As the #EndSars movement continues to gain momentum, a petition to the United States government to impose visa restrictions on all Nigerian public office holders and high-ranking police officers has received over 10,000 signatures as of Sunday morning. The petition, started by data journalist Farida Adamu, was created on Friday to nudge top officials … Continue reading Over 10,000 Sign #EndSARS Petition To Ban Top Public Officers, Policemen From US

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#EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

  A young Nigerian, Jimoh Isiaq was shot in Ogbomosho during an #EndSars protest on Saturday and later died from the resulting injuries, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has confirmed. The Governor also said seven others sustained injuries during the protest and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Eyewitnesses said Isiaq was standing … Continue reading #EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

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#EndSARS: Don Jazzy, Toyin Abraham Protest SARS Brutality

  Music Producer Don Jazzy and Movie Actress Toyin Abraham on Saturday joined other Nigerian youths to protest over the brutality and killing by men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). This comes after several protests by Nigerian youths, decrying the constant harassment encountered in the hands of SARS operatives and lamenting the rate at … Continue reading #EndSARS: Don Jazzy, Toyin Abraham Protest SARS Brutality

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