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#Nigeria and the Hope of the #EndSARS Protests

Nigeria. A video went viral on social media platforms on October 3, outlining how the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit of the Nigerian police force shot a young man, dumped him at the side of the road and stole his car. What followed was three weeks of protests by young people against such police brutality and the corruption that defines the state; initially via social media, #EndSARS, and later in towns and cities across Nigeria.

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Prison Breaks and Torched Police Stations in #EndSARS Uprising in #Nigeria

Nigeria. In the uprising that began with the call for the abolition of the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) police force in Nigeria, revolutionaries have burned police stations, government buildings and banks across the country. Revoluitionaries have also taken actions allowing prisoners to escape to freedom in the states of Ondo and Delta.

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