Report just reaching OLB indicate
that the planned nationwide march to
protest against the government scheduled
for Monday, February 6, in Lagos and
Abuja has been cancelled.
2baba, who was seen as the 'poster boy' of
the protest, shared a video on his Instagram
handle, on Saturday, February 4, where he
announced the cancellation of the planned
protest due to security concerns and public
According to the singer the protest is under
serious threat of hijack by interests not
aligned with the ideals of the march
Dear Nigerians!!! Due to security
concerns and public safety
consideration. I hereby
announce the cancellation of
the planned March.
Recall that 2baba lent his voice to the
Enough is Enough group which packaged
the protest and several other celebrities had
vowed to be present at different venues.
There had been plans by the police in Lagos
state to stop the peaceful march against the
President Muhammadu Buhari-led
government, but a truce was reached on
Friday, February 3, and the security
operatives will now serve as back up for the
The federal government had also insisted
that it was not against the protest as citizens
have a right to association.