Hollywood star, John Boyega responds as Nigerians call on him to join #EndSARS campaign

0
129

Amid the ongoing protests by youths and the call for the scrapping of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) unit of the Nigerian Police, Nigerian youths have called on John Boyega, British-Nigerian actor and producer to join the clarion call for the safety of citizens

 

Boyega who spoke on alleged brutality and extrajudicial killings, said Nigerian youths deserve better leadership.

He was reacting to a series of tweets and trending #endsars on social media platforms and protests in different parts of the country.

“The youths in Nigeria deserve good leadership and guidance. This situation is tied to many other issues. Please lend your attention to these pressing problems.

“We can’t simply enjoy Banana island every December without noticing the concrete wall placed between Nigerians and their potential. The limitations become unbearable for them and this needs serious attention.

“Three years ago Nigeria’s police chief re-organised SARS after public condemnation about the violence that came with their operations. That change has done nothing for Nigerians and today many are still in danger”, the actor said.

Going further, UK-based lecturer and Twitter influencer @ogbenidipo called on Boyega and Anthony Joshia to support the movement.

“Dear @anthonyfjoshua and @JohnBoyega, you protested, and supported the Black Lives Matter movement.

Please tweet about #EndSARS and #EndPoliceBrutality in Nigeria Flag of Nigeria.

If you keep retweeting, they might see this, tweet about it, and BBC, Sky News and CNN might pick it up.”

Then the actor replied; “I’m on it sir!”.

Watch Leakblast TV channel from around the world

Thanks for Reading via the most updated news portal

About Leakblast.com

Share your story with us

Advertise With us

Encourage & Support LeakBlast

Feel free to contact us

Call Us:+234(0)9073726403
Get us on Whatsapp: +234(0)8181166425      
Email Us: editors@leakblast.com

SUPPORT LEAKBLAST JOURNALISM OF INTEGRITY AND CREDIBILITY

Good  journalism costs a lot of money.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble Endeavor.

By contributing to LeakBlast, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Support LeakBlast

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here