Again, #EndSARS Tops Nigeria, US Twitter Trends As Protests Resume In Lagos

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The widespread protest, which rocked the entire for weeks in October this year, has resumed.

The resumed in Lagos State on with protesters marching by Tejuosho Road in the Yaba area the city.

SaharaReporters gathered that older and some young men brandished various placards in the area, defying the scorching heat to march for almost hours.

They continued to chant, “End SARS and we march for children.”

A them were also seen carrying the Nigerian flag in their hands, with microphones to make their voices audible.

On Friday morning, more Nigerians vow to storm the streets, in what they termed a “second wave .”

became a trend on Twitter with many Nigerians expressing their determination to voice their anger against bad governance and police brutality in .

The hashtag also appeared on the US trends in the early hours of Friday.

Tweeting on Friday morning, an activist, Gbenga Sesan wrote, “# are back. They will be peaceful. Actions will be distributed. Volunteers will manage logistics. There will be no donations that can be blocked. Communication will be seamless. The goal remains the same: #5for5. Don’t wait for anyone; this is YOUR country.”

Comedian DrCraze wrote, “#EndSARS second wave, third wave, plenty waves, Any Wave! I’m !”

A Twitter user, @FabricbyFabric, wrote, “#EndSARS is back! Demands: Unfreezing of all related to the #EndSARS protests. Release of illegally detained peaceful protesters.- for of 20•10•20 #EndSARS.”

A medical , Olufunmilayo, wrote, “#EndSARS is back on the trend table. It’s 1 in , and it’s also present on the USA trend table. Don’t hide under this to start swallowing food tonight thinking I won’t notice. Dear hardened hoodlums, Lend your voice to the struggle. Stay awake to tweet. Not eat.”