Popular Big Brother Naija Ex-housemate and social media influencer, Natacha Akinde, better known as Tacha has announced to her followers that the proposed ENDSARS protest in Port Harcourt, Rivers state, scheduled to hold on Tuesday morning has been cancelled.
Prior to the announcement, the online influencer had in a series of tweets said the proposed protest will proceed despite the Rivers state Government’s warnings that there should be no forms of ENDSARS protest in the state.
Tacha, in reaction to the news on Monday evening tweeted: “Gov. Wike IT IS MY DUTY and the DUTY of every NIGERIAN to FIGHT for our BASIC HUMAN RIGHTS! We do not deserve to be OPPRESSED!! #SarsMustGoNow #SARSMUSTEND #EndPoliceBrutalityinNigeria”
“Gov. Wike, we flew into this state today to FIGHT FOR A BETTER NIGERIA! TO WALK THE WALK! TO FIGHT FOR A BETTER TODAY AND TOMORROW!! Why should we be DEPRIVED OUR RIGHT!! why”
She then said the Port Harcourt Peaceful Protest will proceed by 9am on Tuesday, with the protesters marching to the Government house.
But in a turn of event on Tuesday morning, Tacha quoted her tweet and wrote CANCELLED. Without giving any reasons for the sudden cancellation.
Tacha hails from River State in Nigeria and graduated from Ignatius Ajuru University Of Education. She came into the limelight in 2019 after participating in the Big Brother Naija competition.