LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT RELEASE’S #ENDSARS PROTESTERS
Not less than 253 #ENDSARS protesters who were arrested in the wake of the protest that rocked the country a few weeks ago have been released from custody by the Lagos State Government.
The Lagos State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, advised the courts to immediately free the protesters held by the Police in the State.
A statement by the Director of Public Affairs in the Ministry of Justice, Kayode Oyekanmi, stated that the Police had forwarded the case files on 361 persons arrested in connection with the #ENDSARS protests to the DPP for legal Advice between November 4 and 5, 2020.
Human rights activists in Nigeria have however urged the Federal Government to defreeze the accounts of ENDSARS protesters in the spirit of peaceful resolution of the ENDSARS protests in the country.