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Runtown and Falz have today led the #EndSars protest which was called to demand an end to police brutality and extra-judicial killings by the Special Antirobbery Squad (SARS).

The Nigerian celebrities were joined by Big Brother Naija Reality Television Stars, Elozonam Ogbolu and Prince Enwerem. Others are Wurld, Dija, Jaywon, Tiwa Savage, Toke Makinwa, and Tacha among others.

The protest started on Wednesday with youths gathered at Ikeja Under bridge in Lagos displaying placards and sharing videos and photos using the hashtag #LagosProtests. They vowed to continue the protest for the next three days.

On Thursday, the second day of the protest, the youths besieged Police Headquarters in Ikeja and marched to Lekki Toll Gate.

Falz and Runtown can be seen in videos leading the protest and chanting EndSARS! EndSARS!

The popular artists also went live on their official Instagram handle showing videos of them at the protest.

Falz, Runtown, and Prince had earlier tweeted on Wednesday announcing that they will be a part of the protest demanding total disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.

#EndSARS protest has also been reportedly held in Edo, Abuja, Osogbo and Owerri.



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