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Hacker takes down websites of EFCC, Amuwo Odofin LG in support of #EndSARSNigeria

Hacker takes down websites of EFCC, Amuwo Odofin LG in support of #EndSARSNigeria
The websites of Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, Independent National Electoral Commission Amuwo Odofin Local in Lagos State, were attacked on Friday. The hacker, who tweets from @LiteMods, claimed responsibilities for the attack on the three websites in support of protests against police brutality in Nigeria. The latest cyberattacks were a […]

The hacker, who tweets from @LiteMods, claimed responsibilities for the attack on the three websites in support of protests against police brutality in Nigeria.“We will not allow this police brutality.” Protests broke out in Nigeria last week against police brutality, with thousands of young people calling for the scrapping of a Special Anti-Robbery Squad, a police unit that has been accused of committing crimes including murder.One group, the Feminist Coalition, said it had received contributions worth more than $175,000 (150,000 euros).

In this article: Receive News Alerts on Whatsapp: +2348136370421The latest cyberattacks were a part of coordinated attacks by hacktivists on Nigerian government-owned websites and social media accounts.

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