October 14, 2020
41 Views

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, has urged #EndSARS protesters in Nigeria to remain peaceful as they continue to protest against police brutality and abuse of power.

Kallon who said appealed for calm maintained that efforts by the Nigerian government to reform police in the country is welcomed but would take time to manifest.

In a post on his official twitter page, he added that the effort to dismantle the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit of the Nigeria Police Force is also a welcome effort.

According to him, “I have followed the developments regarding #EndSARS movement. Government’s commitment to dismantle the outfit & reform the @PoliceNG is welcome. The process may take time. I appeal to the youth to remain peaceful. The @UN is committed to supporting Nigeria’s continued stability,” he tweeted.

COVID-19: Nigeria Recorded Low Cases, Deaths, Recoveries Last Week

Nigeria may be close to flattening the curve of the COVID-19 pandemic as confirmed cases in the country keep dropping weekly, Tribune Online analysis shows.

[BREAKING] #EndSARS: IGP Disbands SARS Across The 36 States

In the finest spirit of democracy and response to the people’s yearnings, the Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu has today, 11th October, 2020, dissolved the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) across the 36 State Police Commands and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) where they hitherto existed.

Restructuring: “I Won’t Succumb To Pressure – Buhari

Against the mounting agitation for the restructuring of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he is not moved and vowed not to succumb to pressure.

A statement emanating from the office of presidential spokesman…

UN speaks on #ENDSARS

You may be interested

News
2 views

SPOMO Act improving Nigeria’s image, says NIMASA DG

admin - April 19, 2021

SPOMO Act improving Nigeria’s image, says NIMASA DG Posted by News Express | 19 April 2021 | 182 times The…

Ekiti cult killings: Police arrests 34 more suspects
News
2 views
News
2 views

Ekiti cult killings: Police arrests 34 more suspects

admin - April 19, 2021

The abductors of the Obadu of Ilemeso Ekiti, Oba David Oyewumi have demanded N20 million ransom from the family for…

News
2 views

Police confirms attack on zonal headquarters in Anambra, provides other details

admin - April 19, 2021

The zonal police headquarters, zone 13 Ukpo, Anambra State has confirmed that its facility was on Monday morning attacked by…

Leave a Comment