Barbadian-American music superstar, Robyn Rihanna Fenty simply known as Rihanna, has lent her voice to the #EndSARS campaign in Nigeria.
She took to her Twitter account on Saturday, February 13, 2021 to react to the arrest of protesters who went to the Lekki toll gate to protest against the planned opening of the toll plaza after the shooting incident of October 20, 2020.
Recall that police arrested, stripped and assaulted the protesters. After which they were arraigned in court and subsequently granted bail.
Speaking in reaction to the development, Rihanna noted that peaceful protest is a fundamental human right.
The ‘We Found Love’ hitmaker quoted a tweet by Amnesty Nigeria and wrote;
”Peaceful protest is a human right!! #EndSARS”
See her post:
Peaceful protest is a human right!! #EndSARS https://t.co/znkoFpcw5i
— Rihanna (@rihanna) February 13, 2021