EndSARS: Detained protesters freed in Lagos

Six End SARS protesters who were detained in Lagos  released
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The six EndSARS protesters who were detained in Lagos have been freed.

Their freedom was facilitated by House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Feyikemi Abudu, Moe Odele, among others.

The six of them detained include Okara Nkem, Ayodeji Ayeni, Nduka Treasure, Adeola Adebayo, Adetifa Olanrewaju and Ademola Ojabodu.

According to reports, the government acted promptly to avoid the detainees passing the night in jail.

According to House of Representatives Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, the Governor spoke on their intervention on Tuesday night.

“Gladly we have been able to secure the release of Ademola Ojabodu, the last of the 6 arrested people. We must and will continue to protect our rights at all times”, Gbajabiamila tweeted.

Governor of Lagos State Sanwo-Olu also tweeted, “I gave a directive to the CP to effect the release of the arrested protesters, and they have all been released. Every citizen has a right to protest peacefully.”

He assured that no one would be punished for conducting a peaceful protest.

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