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2023 Elections: Mr Macaroni cries out over demise risk

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The comic, whose actual identify is Debo Adebayo, is thought for his standard skits on social media in addition to his activism and involvement within the EndSARS protests that came about in Nigeria in 2020.

In a tweet posted as we speak, February 27, Mr. Macaroni revealed that he had acquired an electronic mail from somebody threatening to kill him over his activism. He wrote, “I’m already used to threats! I’ve a report of all threats I’ve acquired, I even have recorded calls and messages of Highly effective politicians and their kids which have ever reached out to me!!! I all the time stated NO! As a result of so long as I nonetheless dey, There shall be NO COMPROMISE!!!.”

In the course of the endSARS protest, the comic additionally spoke about receiving threats to his life.

He was among the many protesters who had been arrested and detained by the police in the course of the end-SARS protests, and he has been vocal in calling for justice for individuals who had been killed and injured in the course of the protests.

Following the risk to his life, Mr. Macaroni has acquired an outpouring of help from followers and fellow activists, who’ve condemned the risk and known as on the authorities to make sure his security.

The Nigerian authorities has been criticized for its dealing with of those points, with many accusing it of failing to guard the rights of its residents and suppressing dissenting voices.

Because the scenario surrounding the elections continues to unfold, it’s essential that the federal government take concrete steps to guard the rights of its residents, together with activists and journalists who’re working to carry the federal government accountable and produce about optimistic change.