Ghana’s president Nana Addo Dankua Akufo-Addo, who is also the chairperson for ECOWAS has finally spoken and shared his views on the ongoing police brutality in Nigeria.
Akufo-Addo reaction to the ongoing protest to end police brutality in Nigeria follows several posts by Ghanaian citizens calling him out for being silent whiles Nigerians are in crisis to speak out since he also happens to be the chairman for ECOWAS.
The ongoing protest in Naija has climaxed and getting worst every single day, just yesterday, October 20th, 2020, some peaceful protesters got shot in Lekki-Nigeria (Lekki Toll Gate Shooting), resulting in many citizens injured whiles others also lost their lives.
Lekki Toll Gate Shooting which took place yesterday was a bad news, this saw intervention from presidents from other countries speaking and condemning the act, requesting for President Buhari to awaken and make the right call, one which will be best for the country and its citizens.
Ghana’s president Nana Addo Dankua Akufo-Addo, a good friend to the Nigerian president has also added his voice in calling for calm to reign in the country (Nigeria), and according to him, he has spoken to the president, Buhari and they have begun the processes that will lead to reform the country.
Akufo-Addo Endsars: He also extended his condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in the process as well as wishing a speedy recovery to those injured.
“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 Buhari, who is committed to this end, and has begun the processes that will lead to reform. Violence, be it on the part of the Police or protesters, cannot be the solution.
“To the families who have lost their loved ones, I express my sincere condolences, and I wish the injured a speedy recovery”. – he wrote.