The River State, government has placed ban on all kinds of Protest in the state including the Endsars protest which is supposed to hold on the 13 of October, in Press release which was issued on 12 October, reads….
GOVERNMENT SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
The Rivers State Government hereby wish to inform the general public that all forms of protests have been banned throughout the State.
Therefore, all proposed protests under #End SARS Campaign are hereby prohibited.
Government took this decision because the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, had already scrapped the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.
Therefore, there is no need for any form of protest against a Unit of the Police Force that no longer exists.
Parents and Guardians are therefore advised to ensure that their children or wards do not violate this order.
Law enforcement agencies are also directed to ensure that the ban is enforced and that violators are brought to book.
Paulinus Nsirim Commissioner for Information and Communications October 12, 2020