The United States today has condemned the use of force against End SARS protesters.

Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo gave the position of the US government today, thursday 22nd,2020.

Troops of the Nigerian Army opened fire on demonstrators at the Lekki toll gate Tuesday night.
The attack led to deaths and several injuries.

Nigerians are protesting, yet again, after years of horror stories of brazen extortion, illegal detentions, and illegal murders of Nigerians, mostly youths, by the notorious police unit, at the hands of local police. The protesters are demanding the government to scrap the police’s notorious unit.

Pompeo demanded prosecution of security personnel involved in the shootings.

“The United States strongly condemns incidents of military forces firing on unarmed protestors in Lagos. Those involved should be held to account under the law. We extend our condolences to the victims of the violence and their families.#EndSARS”
” he tweeted.

The US top diplomat has extended America’s condolences to the victims of the violence and their families.



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