#EndSARS: Court Strikes Out Criminal Case Against Sam Adeyemi, Falz, Davido, 47 Others
The Abuja High Court during Wednesday sitting striked out the criminal case against Pastor Sam Adeyemi, Falz, Burna Boy, Davido, Aisha Yesufu, Deji Adeyanju and others, over last year’s EndSARS protest.
Bello Kawu, the judge ordered the Magistrate Court to stop the proceedings against the 50 persons ruling on an application filed by one of the defendants, activist Deji Adeyanju seeking to challenge the criminal complaints before the Magistrate’s Court.
Recall that a lawyer, Kenechukwu Okeke had earlier filed a criminal complaint in the Magistrate Court against 50 activists and celebrities who participated in the nationwide #EndSARS protest that shock the country.
Okeke in his suit at the Chief Magistrate’s Court alleged that the defendants be held responsible for promoting the #EndSARS protests which according to him claimed lives and property.