A female Nigerian Lawyer known as More who has been at the forefront of the EndSARS protest has taken to the platform to announce that reports say that people who went to visit the family of Jimoh Ishaq’s family are being arrested. See her post below:
We have reports that people went to pay a condolence visit to Jimoh Ishaq’s family & were arrested.
So far 2 people have been released and the names of arrested persons we have are:
Olusola Mathew, Amole Adebayo & Saheed.
If you have any info on more names please let me know.
Jimoh Ishaq was a young man who was allegedly shot dead by the police during an EndSARS protest in Ogbomosho. It is only normal for people to pay condolence visits to the family of the deceased but, surprisingly, the police are arresting this people as reported.
This report has stirred up angry reactions as people ask when it became a crime to pay a condolence visit to the family of a deceased person. See reactions below:
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