Today, October 8, there has been a nation wide protest, as youths from different states stage protests against police brutality and SARS.
While Lagos, Edo and Abuja Sars protest are said be peaceful so far, Nigerian police in Owerri Imo State has turned Imo State SARs protest to violence.
A viral video has shown moment a DPO of Orji Police Station, Obinna Obi, punched a peaceful protester.
The youths asked the policeman why he punched the young protester, the DPO brought out his pistol to shoot all of them .
The sad video has been making ground on social media, as Nigerians calls for the immediate arrest of the police man.
Happening now at the #EndSARSProtest in Owerri, Imo State.
There’s police brutality happening even during the peaceful protest.
— CoalCityConnect (@Coal_City) October 8, 2020