Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, and his deputy, Kayode Alabi, on Thursday, joined hundreds of #EndSARS protesters in staging a walk to the Police Command headquarters in Ilorin, the state capital.
The protesters had besieged the Government House before the governor and his deputy joined them.
He urged them to remain calm and peaceful while their grievances are promptly addressed.
Acknowledging grievances of the protesters, AbdulRazaq said he with a few governors and some businessmen had recently held a zoom meeting with some individuals involved in the protest movement.
He added at the end of the meeting, the protesters five-point demand was forwarded to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The governor said the president is already acting on the demands of the protesters whose activities particularly in Kwara the governor said have remained peaceful and largely coordinated.
He briefly addressed the protesters and joined them on their way to the police headquarters on their request.
— Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq (@RealAARahman) October 15, 2020