The National Economic Council (NEC) has given a stern warning against any sort of #EndSARS-related protests. There have been speculations that there will be a march to mark the one-year anniversary of the #EndSARS protests. The protest was staged last year to air grievances against police brutality. However, in a statement signed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Nigerians have been advised to desist. “While appreciating the role of lawful peaceful protests in the advancement of public discourse under democratic governance, the National Economic Council (NEC) strongly advise those planning public protests across the country to mark the anniversary of the #EndSARS, to consider other lawful alternative means of engagement, the statement read in part.