Following the ongoing #EndSARS protest, some Nigerians have taken to social media to raise alarm about some members of the recently dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit allegedly breaking into homes of protesters around Pedro community of Surulere, Lagos State.
The alleged officers of the defunct police unit were also accused of assaulting and whisking people away in a police van they allegedly stormed the community with. It was also alleged that there's been raids in Ojuelegba, Shomolu, Yaba areas of Lagos state.
Actress Adunni Ade wrote;
"I cannot confirm how true this is. I have been tagged severally on this video from different posts. My DM’s with multiple videos , text and all. In the case of it being true Sir,
@jidesanwoolu @jidesanwoolu @jidesanwoolu Sir, how true is this Sir? The disbanded SARS officers still have access to work? Picking up men at night? Shooting? Could you confirm where this men are been taken to?
This is said to have happened at Feyisara close, close to Pedro police station in somolu. Please send help Sir.
I cannot confirm how true this is but my damn DM’s is full with this. I am only posting this just in case it is true.
HER NAME IS BISOLA!!!! She was caught recording my previous video. Good enough isge was able to post the videos before they got to her. Anyone close to Pedro police station in somolu???? @jidesanwoolu @jidesanwoolu please im not sure who you could send since the police are doing this but please look into this. I pray this young Lady isn’t touched! What is this???
UPDATE TOLD SHES OKAY NOW"
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Officers of the defunct SARS group allegedly breaking into people’s homes in Pedro, Surulere, assaulting and whisking them away. . . This is coming after Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced that 4 police officers who assaulted #EndSARS protesters in Surulere have been arrested and facing an orderly room trial