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#EndSARS: Reactions As Hoodlums Hijack Protest In Edo State

#EndSARS: Reactions As Hoodlums Hijack Edo State’s Protest

The protest against police brutality which has been going on for a week now takes a new turn in Edo state as hoodlums have allegedly hijacked the protest.

On Sunday, there were reports of violence by these hoodlums as cars were allegedly robbed and females were attacked.

Also, on Monday, it has been reported that prisoners have escaped from a prison in Benin as hoodlums attacked a prison along Sapele Road in the City.


These attacks have led to the state government declaring a 24-hour-curfew in the state. The secretary to the state government, Osarodion Ogie said the imposition of the curfew was due to the incidents of vandalism and attacks carried out by hoodlums who hijacked the #ENDSARS protests.

These attacks have generated lots of reactions on social media and below are some:

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