Gov. Wike makes u-turn, joins #EndSARS protest
Rivers State governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, on Tuesday, rescinded his executive order banning #EndSARS protest in the state and even joined the protesters.
See Governor Wike’s tweeted banning protest in the state:
The Rivers State Government hereby wish to inform the general public that all forms of protests have been banned throughout the State.
— Gov N E Wike Information. (@GovWike) October 12, 2020
The video below shows Wike with the protesters who defied the order and took to the streets of Port Harcourt to protest against high-handedness and brutality by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
Watch video below:
I thought Wike said nobody should protest???? Now I am the governor that came out to fight😂😂😂😂#SARSMUSTEND #SARSMUSTENDNOW #ENDSARSOPPRESSION #PhProtest Cuppy Flutterwave #EndPoliceBrutalityInNigeriaNow #BuhariHasBeenABadBoy #PortHarcourtProtests pic.twitter.com/EjfGCC8e0Q
— Mma🌹 (@stephdreals) October 13, 2020