#EndSARS: UN condemns killing of protesters1 min read

The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has condemned the killing of protesters demanding for police reforms in Nigeria.
Guterres called for an end to police brutality and attack on #EndSARS protesters in Nigeria.
Guterres in a statement on Wednesday, he also expressed his condolences to the bereaved families and wished a speedy recovery to those injured.
He called on the authorities to investigate the incidents and hold the perpetrators accountable.
 “The Secretary-General is following recent developments in Nigeria and calls for an end to reported police brutality and abuses.
“He condemns the violent escalation on October 20 in Lagos which resulted in multiple deaths and caused many injuries.
The Secretary-General urges the security forces to act at all times with maximum restraint while calling on protestors to demonstrate peacefully and to refrain from violence,” the statement reads.

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