Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey shows support for EndSars
It is worthy of paise and honour to have the CEO of Twitter, Dorsey Jack, joining the #EndSARS protest. This is pushing the aim at disbanding the Special Anti-Robbery (SARS) and ending police brutality in Federal republic of Nigeria.
On Wednesday, Jack urged in his tweet that all concerned to make donations via Bitcoin in support of the cause which has seen many Nigerians take to the street in protest.
The CEO’s call is comprised in one of the several made by various international groups, organizations, and celebrities from around the world.
It comes on the heels of a protest that has evolved daily, with hashtags changing incessantly.
Of recent, the demonstrations, many young Nigerians had taken to the streets to raise their voices against the brutality and injustice they have encountered at the hands of SARS, Special Anti-robbery squad.
This protest prompted the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to put an end to the infamous subunit of the Police force.
However, two days later, the IGP announced a new unit named SWAT, it was perceived that this team was to take over the operations of SARs, and this did not sit well with the people.
This sparked a new protest with demonstrators calling for the disbanding of the newly constituted SWAT team.
According to the protesters, the agitation has continued because the decision to immediately replace SARS operatives with SWAT is so sudden.