For the past week or so the hashtag #EndSars has been floating on social media. However after celebrities such as Trevor Noah, Rihanna, and other politicians to name a few have tweeted there support of the protest that have been taking place in Nigeria the world became more aware of the severity of the situation in Nigeria.
What is Sars: a special branch of the Nigerian Police Force created in 1992 to deal with crimes associated with robbery and firearms. (https://www.independent.co.uk/)
However many have been speaking out against SARS because of what some are calling tortuous, killings and illegal activity that have sprouted from them.
The #EndSars protest is in response to the police brutality that has been taking place.