NLC condemns shootings of #Endsars protesters

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned the shootings of peaceful #Endsars protesters by armed soldiers in the country.

The union in a statement jointly signed by Ayuba Wabba (President) and Comrade Emmanuel Ugboaja (General Secretary) reiterated that the right to peaceful assembly was guaranteed by Section 40 of Nigeria ‘s Constitution, the United Nations Universal Declarations on Human Rights, the African Union Charter on Human and Peoples Rights and other relevant international conventions.

It further stated that the use of live bullets to suppress, harm and kill peaceful protesters was a high crime against the people of Nigeria and must be roundly condemned by all patriots and lovers of democracy.

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