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1 Nov 20
We stand in solidarity with people in Nigeria, DR Congo, Cameroon, & other African nations which are dealing with many crises at this time and offer our support to all African students at Texas Tech hurt by these events. Please use your voice to support those affected. THREAD:
In Nigeria, #EndSARS protestors continue to resist ongoing police brutality at the hands of the unethical and cruel Special Anti-Robbery Squad, or SARS, which has a history of frequent incidents of illegal detentions, extrajudicial killings, and torture.
While SARS was disbanded on October 11, the brutality is continuing under a new Special Weapons and Tactics team. On October 20, Nigerian police opened fire on a crowd of non-violent #EndSARS protestors at the Lekki toll gate. VIDEO (CNN): cnn.com/videos/world/2…
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