Lewis Hamilton He continues with his social demands, something common in the British pilot since the rise of the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. In the F1 Portuguese Grand Prix, the World Champion has chosen to remember the victims of police violence in Nigeria.
Dressed in a T-shirt with the image of the country and its flag and the hashtag ‘EndSars’ (End to the Special Anti-Theft Unit, the slogan of the campaign), Hamilton wanted to convey the importance of this movement through his social networks.
“We all have a responsibility to educate ourselves and to grow our awareness of tragedies.s happening all over the world and react where we can. The recent events in Nigeria are part of a human rights crisis, “he wrote.
In recent weeks, it has been unleashed in NIgeria, the most populous country in Africa, a revolt against police violence which has already left more than 60 victims.
We all have a responsibility to educate ourselves and raise awareness of the tragedies happening in the world around us and take action where we can. The recent events in Nigeria are a human rights crisis.
Hit the link to find out more #EndSARS 👉🏾 https://t.co/AtCcDo6dFnpic.twitter.com/VDGK3Cp1c7
— Lewis Hamilton (@LewisHamilton) October 25, 2020