#End SARS Protesters Shuts Down Awka, Demand Prosecution Of Ex-SARS Boss, James Nwafor

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Following the protest of brutality in the country, #End SARS Wednesday stormed the streets of the capital, Awka, calling for an end to senseless and brutality by the force.


In the cause of the protest, the aggrieved demanded the of a former SARS boss in the state, CSP James Nwafor who spearheaded the squad in , accusing him of killing and maiming countless youths.


Dressed in black attires, the marched through various streets of Awka to the of Assembly, the government and blocked the Enugu-Onitsha expressway at Aroma junction, causing serious traffic gridlock in the city.

One of the organisers of the protest, Mr Ifeanyi George said, “We are here to let voices be heard. Several times they have announced the disbandment of SARS, but this time we want to make sure the disbandment is for real.


“We are also asking for justice for who lost their lives to the brutality of the SARS , and we are asking for justice for them.

placard guy over there is holding is asking for the prosecution of James Nwafor. He was the SARS Commander in at one time and was alleged to have shot and killed a young , asking his to do their worse. We want like this brought to book.

“We are not here for , but to register grievances.”

At Aroma junction, the protesters sat the expressway, raising their placards, while the leaders reeled out names of young who allegedly met their end in the hands of SARS operatives.


The Inspector-General of , Mohammed Abubakar had Sunday announced the disbandment of SARS, but barely 48 hours after, he announced a replacement for the outfit; Special Weapon and Tactics team.