#ENDSARS: Feminist Coalition condemns violence, stops donations
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Feminist Coalition, a non-profit organization saddled with donations for the #ENDSARS campaign has condemned the acts of violence across the nation describing it as senseless violence.
This was issued in a statement on Thursday by the Feminist Coalition.
The organization giving her condolences to Nigerians who lost loved ones stated that they will no longer receive donations for the #EndSARS protests.
“The Feminist Coalition condoles with every Nigerian mother, father, son, daughter who has lost a loved one in these trying times. These Nigerians share the same vision for a better country as we all do and should be duly recognized as heroes.
“Following the President’s address, we hereby encourage all young Nigerians to stay safe, stay home, and observe the mandated curfew in your state.
“The Feminist Coalition has made a decision to henceforth stop all donation inflows for the #EndSARS peaceful protest. The rest of the donations will go towards funding medical emergencies, legal aid for wrongfully detained citizens, and relief for victims of police brutality and families of the deceased.
“Here is a summary of the total funds we received and disbursed (in Naira) over the past 14 days:
“Total received = ₦147,855,788.28 (includes donations in USD, CAD, GBP, EUR, GHS, KES, and BTC)
“Total disbursed = ₦60,403,235.00
“Total left = ₦87,452,553.28
“We wish to emphasize that we will no longer be accepting donations for #EndSARS going forward.”