Nigerian rapper, stage name Falz, has tackled the government for allegedly clamping down on Nigerian youths who were demanding justice for victims of brutality by security personnel.
NewsWireNGR recalls young Nigerians had last year in October trooped out to protest brutality by a now-disbanded police unit, Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
The youths however in commemoration of the EndSARS event had organised a summit scheduled for October 20, 2021.
which according to Falz has now being
According to Falz, the event centre has pulled “out (“instructions from above”)”.
In an Instagram post titled “20:10:20 [update]” on Saturday, the Soldier singer, said; “They killed innocent souls that were simply asking not to be killed or brutalized.
“A year later, no one has been punished yet for those heinous crimes.
“A supposed Police Commisioner “warned” against citizens exercising their fundamental human rights. Yes, a Police Commisioner.
“A couple of well-meaning citizens decided to put together a summit to reflect on last year’s events & honour the lost souls. Event centre pulls out (“instructions from above”)
“As I type this, there is already HEAVY police presence at the Lekki toll gate.
“Best thing they could come up with is organizing “concerts” to try and distract us from remembering the real heroes in all of this. The people they murdered.
“What we will never do, however, is be quiet.
“We will NEVER EVER EVER EVER be silenced.
“Not today, not on the 20th, not ever”.