The Nigerian British actor, John Boyega, “said nothing had changed since Nigeria’s police chief promised to reform SARS three years ago and called on all to give attention to the plight of Nigerians”.
As the #EndSARS protest spreads to more cities across Nigeria, a growing number of personalities are lending their voices to demand an end to police brutality in the country.
British-Nigerian actor, John Boyega, said nothing had changed since Nigeria’s police chief promised to reform SARS three years ago and called on all to give attention to the plight of Nigerians.
He said, “Three years ago, Nigeria’s police chief re-organized SARS after public condemnation about the violence that came with their operations. That change has done nothing for Nigerians and today many are still in danger. #EndSarsProtest
Boyega is expected to join the #EndSARS protest in London on Sunday.
Prominent Britsh broadcaster, Piers Morgan, reacted to a video by Amnesty International portraying rights violations carried out by SARS, also calling for an end to police brutality in the country Nigeria.
Nigerians are occupying the streets of different cities as they are protesting to enter the fourth day, and it’s expected to continue till end of SARS.