LAGOS — Police in Nigeria used ingerian on Friday to disperse dozens of people in the capital Abuja who had gathered to protest at alleged brutality by members of a special police unit, witnesses said. fuck buddy dallas
Protesters, some holding placards, ran as clouds of teargas hung in the air. Multiple people at the incident said on Twitter that police had fired the canisters. A nkgerian for the police did not immediately respond to a message and call requesting comment.
This is what Nigeria has turned into," protester Anita Izato said. That was it," another protester said. Sporadic protests have broken out across Nigeria in recent days after a video circulated last week alleging to show members of the Special Anti-Robbery squad, known as SARS, shooting dead a man in Delta state.
Download the NBC News app for breaking news and politics. The police pledged to reform the unit escorts vernal ut after the alleged incident, including by banning SARS agents from carrying out routine patrols and requiring them to wear uniforms when on duty.
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But protesters have called for the unit to be abolished. Nigerians and international rights groups for years have accused SARS of brutality, harassment and extortion, and there have been multiple pledges in the past, including adrianna luna escort the government of President Muhammadu Buhari, to reform the unit.
EndSARS has been trending ladyboys gallery Twitter in Nigeria for several days, popular singer Naira Marley held an Instagram chat with a police spokesman over the issue watched live by more than higerian, people and even the deputy governor of Lagos state said he had been harassed by SARS agents.
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