the police or protesters, cannot be the solution” to the current
happenings in Nigeria.
Akufo-Addo, the Chairman of the Economic Community of West African
States (ECOWAS), made the observation on Twitter while commenting on the
ongoing #ENDSARS protests in Nigeria.
“I join all well-meaning persons in calling for calm and the use of
dialogue in resolving the #ENDSARS impasse in Nigeria.
“I have spoken with President Muhammadu Buhari, who is committed to this
end and has begun the processes that will lead to reform.
“To the families who have lost their loved ones, I express my sincere
condolences and I wish the injured a speedy recovery,’’ Akufo-Addo said.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the protests against
police brutality have been going on for days until Tuesday when hoodlums
infiltrated, turning peaceful protests into violent crises in parts of
the country. (NAN)