Thursday, October 22, 2020

#EndSARS: Women group urges government to resolve crisis

A female group, Women in Management, Business and Public Service, has condemned the attack on peaceful protesters at the Lekki toll gate, Lagos State.

The group, in a statement said extra-judicial killings across the country were unacceptable in a democracy.

WIMBIZ also commiserated with families who lost their loved ones in the ongoing demonstrations in the country.

“We encourage and stand firmly with Nigerians to keep hope alive and we will not be deterred in our call for justice, reforms and equity.

“We urge the government to engage with the nation through peaceful dialogue and progressive actions towards nation building.

“WIMBIZ believes in our youth and we believe in the future of Nigeria. We strongly condemn the bloodshed and call for all stakeholders to come together to heal our country,” the statement said.