US Government Reacts to Endsars Protesters killings
Latest updates as US Government Reacts to Endsars Protesters killings on Tuesday Night 20 October 2020, Warn it’s citizens to stay off protesting Areas.
The government of the United States has warned its nationals in Nigeria to stay off areas of protests amid heightened tension generated by the ongoing EndSARS demonstrations. This warning was given in a statement issued on Tuesday, October 20, following reports of violence and alleged shooting of the protesters. US government noted the protest, which started as peaceful, has been hijacked as some places including police stations are now being targeted by suspected hoodlums.
The US authorities have warned their citizens to be vigilant. Credit: Twitter (USinNigeria). Source: Twitter It urged its citizens to “be vigilant and avoid areas affected by the protests” in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Lagos state. The US government also said it has closed its consulate general in Lagos for the rest of Tuesday and Wednesday, October 21.