SARS: Nigerians React as Naira Marley Succumbs to Buhari Govt’s Plea


The cancellation of #EndSARS deliberate protest organised by Naira Marley has generated reactions from Nigerians on social media.

Naira Marley, on Tuesday morning canceled the protest after persuasion from Buhari’s authorities and the Nigeria Police.

Recall that the Minister of Youths, Sunday Dare, on Monday appealed to the singer not to protest, together with that the federal authorities is addressing the grievances expressed by Nigerians, notably youths.

Nigerians react as Naira Marley succumbs to Buhari govt's plea

Moreover, the Nigeria police urged the singer to be affected person, together with that the stress is working with the Minister of youths to search reform and deal with all factors relating to operations of SARS.

Nonetheless, the cancellation of SARS protest has led to criticisms from some Nigerians whereas completely different applauded Naira Marley for taking the daring step which obtained the attention of the federal authorities and the Police.

Listed beneath are some suggestions gathered by MOBILIZED9JA from Twitter…

@IamOkon “Naira Marley is definitely the Fela of our time. Man not solely went to jail and received right here once more nevertheless now the Nigeria police is begging him not to lead a protest plus having an Instagram Reside session with him by 11am. Naira Marley aka the parents’s president! Marlians!

@Toslaa “So the police wants to have an Instagram reside chat with Naira Marley and requested that the protest be held down for each week. In each week, everyone knows the number of lives which may be affected. Clearly, they’re fearful of the worldwide our our bodies sharing the data!

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@Dondekojo “Why are they so fearful of protests? Good that Naira Marley’s proposed protest obtained their consideration, with the minister of youth and now the Police Tagging him, I assume that is what they’d have achieved with the protest.”

@Jharmo “The Buhari regime is not fearful of Naira Marley nevertheless solely afraid of the revolutionary forces that may rally spherical him, impress the parents with ideological inputs which might in-flip affords this protest a path within the path of oldsters’s emancipation & liberation.”

@DannyWalter “Reality is these Musicians have our curiosity nevertheless they’re going about it the mistaken method. Stop predominant protests individually, 2face, Naira Marley, Runtown, they’ll on a regular basis silence you.On the very least 20 Music Stars ought to come collectively, they’re afraid of protests, additional trigger it ought to happen.”

@TosinOlugbenga “The reality that Naira Marley canceled the deliberate protest is a reasonable issue to do as a result of the Minister of Youths and as well as the Police have engaged him, assuring that low-cost steps could be taken.These castigating him from UK can come to Nigeria to lead the protest.”

@Sodiqtrade “Sowore organized protest, no assertion from the minister not to converse of the police. The police would merely exit of their usuals to arrest Sowore and his protesters. Naira Marley launched a protest late yesterday, Minister begged him to chill and now Police.Celeb have an effect on.”

@YemiHazzan ” Naira Marley cancelled the deliberate protest proper now so he and a guide of the Police stress can treatment SARS brutality problem on Instagram reside. Face with tears of delight.11am on IG reside. Go surfing to see two clowns clowning with full confidence.”

@Enigma “Naira Marley canceling the protests is not cowardly, for me. It is merely widespread sense, the minister and the police most definitely spoke to him about implementing change, and that’s a start.”

@Cutiejuls, “Naira Marley reside with NPF? I concern for the police as a results of I do know what Naira can do.”

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