……..as ENDSARS and PROSARS Protesters Clash
The Commissioner of Police FCT Command, CP. Bala Ciroma has called for calm among protesters, following a clash between the ENDSARS and PROSARS protesters at the Central Business District in the early hours of Monday 19th October,2020.
In a press release on Tuesday, 19th October, 2020 signed by the FCT Police Command, Public Relations Officer, ASP Yusuf Mariam, she said that Preliminary investigation reveals that no life was lost, however, one vehicle was set ablaze during the clash. In view of this, the Commissioner of Police has ordered a discreet investigation into the incident.
ASP Yusuf Mariam further condemned the violent attack on a protester by unknown hoodlums along Kubwa axis on Saturday 17th October,2020.
The hoodlums who infiltrated the ranks of the ENDSARS protest, attacked one Anthony Onome Unuode ‘m’ and left him with various degrees of injury which eventually resulted in death,
While urging protesters to be law-abiding, remain peaceful in their conduct and shone all forms of violence, the Commissioner of Police FCT, CP. Bala Ciroma wishes to reassure residents of his unflinching commitment to the protection of lives and property within the FCT.