The Rivers State Govt. on Monday banned the END SARS protests in Port Harcourt.
This was contained in a statement by the commissioner for information, Paulinus Nsirim. The #ENDSARS protests which have gone round in the country was scheduled to hold in Port Harcourt on Tuesday.
The statement reads: “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”.
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