in ,

International Celebrities Join Nigerian #EndSARS Movement in Solidarity

#EndSARS, the 2018-created hashtag by Nigerian youth whose social media movement against police brutality resurfaced last week garnering 1.5 million tweets in one weekend to culminate offline into one of the largest protests the country has seen in a decade.

Now a top trending international topic, African-American hip hop artist and fashion designer Kanye West, tweeted in solidarity.

In addition, the first African-American Emmy, Tony and Oscar award-winning actress, Viola Davis urged her 6.4 million Instagram followers to pray for Nigeria amid the volatile nationwide demonstrations that have already seen several people lose their lives.

READ ALSO: Who Is Aisha Yesufu? The Nigerian Woman Whose Iconic Twitter Photo Energises #EndSARS Protesters

Nigerian Youth are calling for President Muhammadu Buhari to give the executive order to concretely dissolve the Special Anti-Robbery Squad — a police unit that has been accused of unlawful arrests, torture and extra-judicial killings.

They also want to see a general police reform implemented in the country.

Loading...

See reactions from international celebrities:

 

Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest

Trey Songz, Big Sean, Chance The Rapper, Estelle, Nasty C and other International celebrities react to the #EndSARS protest

 

 

 

Loading...

Written by PH

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CAPTCHA


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Meet Nigerian Entrepreneur, Chinedu Echeruo Who Sold His Company to Apple for $1 Billion 

Top 10 Health Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar