Nigerian Afro-beat singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, has condemned the ban of protests in Abuja by the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Security Committee.
The committee had banned all forms of street protests over failure to adhere to COVID-19 protocols. A statement by the committee said protesters had endangered the lives of residents of the capital city. Condemning the ban, Davido criticized authorolities for allowing campaign rallies despite the COVID-19 crisis.
In a tweet, Davido wrote: “Can’t protest but you all just had campaign rallies and conducted 2 elections recently !!! Do they think ?? Wtf I’m ANGRY !”
The anti-SARS protest in Abuja had turned sour as armed thugs attacked protesters. The thugs had unleashed mayhem on the protesters and their vehicles.