The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Abaubakar
Sa’ad lll has condemned the attack on #EndSARS protesters by soldiers in Lagos.
The Sultan of Sokoto, who is the
spiritual leader of Nigerian Muslims, decried the hijack of a peaceful protest
by hoodlums which had resulted into killings and destructions of property.
He appealed to the Federal Government
to apply wisdom and maturity in handling the crisis.
The Sultan spoke through the Secretary
General of the JNI, Dr. Khalid Abubakar Aliyu in a statement in Kaduna on
In the statement titled, #EndSARS
imbroglio: general appeal for calm,’ the religious body, also appealed to
genuine protesters to withdraw from the streets.