Nigerians have reserved high praise for Ghana police and the general ambiance in Ghana as they replicate the EndSars protest on the streets of Accra.
After a video of the peaceful demonstration popped up on social media, several Nigerians have said Ghana is the best place to live considering the beautiful nature of their police force and how cooperative they were to the demonstrators. The EndSars now protest is not the only a movement aimed at disbanding the notorious SARS unit, but to see Nigeria move from the shackles of but a political system that is holding the country back.
The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was a Nigerian Police Force unit created in late 1992 to deal with crimes associated with robbery, motor vehicle theft, kidnapping, cattle rustling, and firearms. However, they have rather become the opposite of their core mandate as they go about harassing innocent people, extorting money, beating people here and there, and other deviant behavior.
Watch the peaceeful demonstration in Accra below;