EndSARS: International Criminal Court is monitoring the protests in Nigeria- ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda
The International Criminal Court has received reports of crimes during the #EndSARS protests and monitoring developments from the events in Nigeria
ICC prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, tweeted on Thursday, October 22, that the court is closely observing happenings related to the protest as they unfold.
“I call for calm and restraint.” ⬇
“My Office has been closely following the events around the current protests in Nigeria and the reaction of Nigeria’s law enforcement and security agencies. Any loss of life and injury is concerning. We have received information alleging crimes and are keeping a close eye on developments, in case violence escalates and any indications arise that Rome Statute crimes may have been committed. I call for calm and restraint.”