President Buhari endsars protesters approach negotiation
President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to youths in Nigeria to end street protests and get involved in negotiations aimed at ending police brutality in the country.
President Buhari wants Nigerian youths to participate in discussions on police reform. Photo credits: Garba Shehu Source: Facebook According to a statement issued by a presidential aide, Garba Shehu the president who was represented by the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Muhammad Bello, said his administration has heard the demands of the Nigerian youths.
Buhari said: ‘It is important that we all strive to use this moment constructively. Too many people have already sacrificed too dearly. It is our duty to use this fateful situation to move ourselves to a more just and caring society. ”As youth, you have a nation and a future to build. My government will always be your faithful partner in this essential and patriotic endeavor.” The president stated that abolished the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) because of his beliefs in the people’s constitutional rights. He noted that allowing protests is not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength and belief in democracy. Meanwhile, the government of Lagos has lifted the curfew imposed on the state following violence by hoodlums who hijacked a peaceful protest against police brutality. Read more: https://www.legit.ng/1379783-president-buhari-endsars-protesters-approach-negotiation-table.html