Social media companies should have an explicit duty of care to ensure all users are protected from traumatic content, write Seyi Akiwowo and Lauren Pemberton-Nelson.
Our campaign’s simple demands to end casual police cruelty have been met with indiscriminate violence. This is what I’ve seen on the ground in Lagos.
The protests against police brutality and the Special Anti-Robbery Squad began in early October.
#EndSARS is a current social movement against police brutality in Nigeria. The slogan calls for an end to a particular unit in the police force, with a long record of abuses. The protests started in 2017 as a Twitter campaign, using the hashtag to demand the government disband them.