A Lagos based activist, Mr. Kenechukwu Okeke, has dragged prominent clerics and entertainers to a Chief Magistrate’s court in Abuja over their alleged roles in last month’s #endsars protests that rocked the country.
In all, over 50 prominent Nigerians including the presiding Pastor of Day Star Christian Centre, Pastor Sam Adeyemi, entertainers such as David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, Folarin Falana known as Falz.
Okeke listed other musicians to include, Peter and Paul Okoye, Innocent Idibia aka Tuface, Bankole Wellington popularly known as Banky W, Tiwa Savage, Michael Ajereh aka Don Jazzy and Yemi Alade.
Others include social media comedians, Debo Adebayo aka Mr. Macaroni, and Maryam Akpaokagi aka Taoma
In the suit, Okeke alleged that during the riot, his properties were destroyed and the defendants who promoted the #EndSARS protests must be brought to justice.
Also listed include, popular activist, Aisha Yesufu; ex-Super Eagles legend, Kanu Nwankwo; a former Director-General, Bureau for Public Sector Reform, Dr Joe Abah; journalist, Kiki Mordi, and actors, Yul Edochie and Uche Jombo.
Others are social media influencers – Feyikemi Abudu, Olorunrinu Oduala, Pamilerin Adegoke, Japhet Omojuwa, Ayo Sogunro and Deji Adeyanju were also joined in the suit.
The case was instituted on Monday pursuant to sections 88, 109(a), 110(1)(c) of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015.