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United Kingdom Government Reacts As #EndSARS Campaign Heightens

United Kingdom Government Reacts As #EndSARS Campaign Heightens

The United Kingdom has asked the Nigerian government to respect the rights of protesting citizens during #EndSARS protests across the country.

According to the British high commissioner to Nigeria, Catriona Laing, the IGP’s commitment to ensure accountability for human rights violations is essential to restoring public confidence.

The United Kingdom Commissioner also urged #EndSARS protesters to remain peaceful during the protests.

She tweeted;

“Welcome the government announcement on the future of #SARS – an important first step. The IGP’s commitment to ensure accountability for human rights violations is essential to restoring public confidence in @PoliceNG

Hearing reports of violence affecting ongoing protests. Urge authorities to respect the right to protest and protestors to remain peaceful. @UKinNigeria.”

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