“In 1976, school children in Soweto, South Africa began protesting about one aspect of the systemic oppression of the Apartheid regime,” Uju Okorie writes in Opinion.
The Lagos State Government has asked Lagosians to disregard videos on social media and the online space, creating tension and encouraging ethnic conflicts.
“I am haunted every night by their voices. I am haunted every 5 minutes that I catch a sober moment. And those voices tell me, I can never stop believing in the possibility of the Nigeria that they dreamed of, the Nigeria that they asked for, the Nigeria that some of them died for,” Itodo Samuel Anthony writes in Opinions.
“Those who hired thugs (especially in Abuja) to disrupt the protest are responsible for this widespread fire of criminality,” Sam Amadi writes in Opinions.
The PDP said it has put all its political and electioneering activities on hold as a further mark of honour of the victims of #LekkiMassacre as well as other killings that have occurred in various parts of Nigeria over the unfortunate fall-out of the #EndSARS peaceful protest.