Youths on Monday resumed their demonstrations against police brutality and bad governance (#EndSARS) in some parts of the country. This is against the earlier position of the government that all protest should be suspended.
In Osun, some youths under the aegis of Face of #EndSARS Movement, protested in Osogbo, Osun State capital.
They marched through the streets of Osogbo to the State of Osun House of Assembly, demanding an audience with the leadership of the Assembly.
The demonstrators were seen carrying placards with different inscriptions and chanted anti-government songs to drive home their demands.
They called for an end to bad governance, police brutality and corruption.
Their placards read: “We Are Not Fighting For Any Political Party”, “#End Bad Judiciary in Nigeria”, ”#End Fake Judicial Panel of Inquiry in Osun”, “Unfreeze All The Frozen Accounts”, ” We Are Nigerian youths” among others.
The speaker State of Osun House of Assembly, RT. Hon. Timothy Owoeye, while addressing the protesters, assure them of prompt intervention on the acclaimed demands and appealed to the protesters to suspend the protest till Monday 14th of December, 2020 so as to avail the House to act on their demand.
The Speaker was accompanied by honourable members which include Hon. Babatunde Desmond Ojo, Hon. Halil Uzamot amongst others.
Despite presence of security agents, the demonstrators were not dettered as they occupied the Assembly complex.
After long deliberation, the protesters agreed to suspend the protest till Monday and promise to resume if nothing is done on their claims.