The Rivers State Governor, Barrister Nyesom Wike has banned the ENDSARS Protest scheduled to hold in the state.
This is coming few hours the protest is set to commence.
AUTHENTIC NEWS GIANT learnt in a press release by the Commissioner of Information and Communication in Rivers state Paulinus Nsirim that any form of protest as regards to ENDSARS has been banned in the state.
“The Rivers State Government hereby wish to inform the general public that all forms of protests have been banned throughout the State.”
“Therefore, all proposed protests under #EndSARS Campaign are hereby prohibited.”
“Government took this decision because the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, had already scrapped the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.”
“Therefore, there is no need for any form of protest against a Unit of the Police Force that no longer exists.”
“Parents and Guardians are therefore advised to ensure that their children or wards do not violate this order.”
“Law enforcement agencies are also directed to ensure that the ban is enforced and that violators are brought to book.”