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VP Osinbajo Addresses #EndSars Protesters, Apologizes For Slow Implementation Of Demands

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The nation’s vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has finally addressed the ongoing nationwide protest against the government to end police brutality in the country.

In a couple of tweets on the vice president’s account, he apologized for the slow implementation of the demands of the protesters while assuring that the demand are being met.

Professor Yemi Osinbajo revealed he had held several meetings in the past few days including with the president, Muhammadu Buhari, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu amongst others.

“Over the past week, we have been following the protests, and I have had a number of discussions with key people in the administration that you deserve to be informed about. Transparency, after all, is a key tenet of government.

“Several meetings have been held with: the @SPLawan, @femigbaja, the Chief of Staff to @MuhammaduBuhari, Chairman of the @PoliceServiceC2, the IG of @PoliceNG (IGP), the Executive Secretary of @NHRCNigeria, and governors.”

The vice president further reemphasized on the disbanding of SARS, claiming the president has ‘completely disestablish’ the unit and sent his condolences to deceased Jimoh Isiaq and other people that have lost their lives to the police brutality.

“With Mr. President’s approval, SARS has been completely disestablished, and none of its former members will feature in any police tactical units.

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“I am sending my deepest condolences to the families of Jimoh Isiaq, and all those who have lost their lives at the hands of wayward police officers. To those injured, I wish a full and speedy recovery.”

Read his full tweets;

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