A popular Nigerian singer and leader of Marlians, Naira Marley has canceled his plans to lead a protest against police brutality and an end to operations of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS).
Naira Marley who took to his verified Twitter handle to announce the cancelation of the planned mass action, said “a lot of changes are being made right now.”
He tweeted; “We won’t be protesting anymore because there’s a lot of changes being made right now. As a Marlian we will give them a week to see the changes and if there’s no changes we will start a mass protest. #togetherwecan.”
In the same vein, the Nigeria Police Force also took to their Twitter account to announce that the spokesperson of the Force, DCP Frank Mba, would have an Instagram Live interview with Naira Marley to answer questions and discuss the concerns of young Nigerians on the issues of SARS operations.
“Today, Tuesday 6th October, 2020, by 11am, the Force PRO- DCP Frank Mba will be having a live Instagram chat with Naira Marley to answer questions and discuss the concerns of young Nigerians on the issues of SARS operations and other burning issues. Please stay tuned,” the police tweeted.
Recall the popular singer had earlier announced his plan to spearhead a mass action against police brutality and assaults on youths.
Nigeria News World also gathered that the Federal government has implored on Naira Marley to jeopardise his protest plans.