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February 22, 2021

Bovi flaunts #EndSars shirt at 2021 Headies

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By Nwafor Sunday

Four months after the EndSars protest organized by the Nigerian youths, which allegedly witnessed the death of many at LekkiTollGate, a popular comedian, Bovi Ugboma, aka Bovi, Sunday appeared at The Headies 2021 with a blood-stained #EndSARS outfit.

The 14th edition of the Headies awards was held virtually due to COVID-19 pandemic. The live event, held at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, featured nominees with electrifying performance.

Passing a silent message against police brutality, killings, maiming, extortion and man in humanity to man, Bovi rocked a shirt stained with blood.

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The shirt which has Green, White, Green as it color symbolizes the Nigerian flag. At the night when #EndSars protesters were allegedly shot, Nigerian youths flaunted a flag allegedly stained with blood.

Bovi’s action at the 2021 Headies was absolutely to pass a message of what allegedly happened that night.

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