A website hacker popularly known as anonymous has reportedly broken into the database of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force and released details of the officers in the now-defunct unit.
The hacker released about 371 names of SARS officers in Nigeria.
The police unit had been under criticism in the country following extrajudicial activities and killings by its officers.
The protest has been going on for eight days across different states in the country.
A Twitter user known as @von_bismack shared some screenshots of the details released by the hacker.@von_bismack had earlier shared audio of Anonymous giving the Nigerian Government 72 hours to listen to the demand of the peaceful protester
— DEMAGOGUE PhD.💘senior advocat🎓 (@von_Bismack) October 15, 2020