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e-2967 (Foreign affairs)

E-petition
Initiated by Ajoke Olorundare from Winnipeg, Manitoba

Original language of petition: English

Petition to the Government of Canada

Whereas:
  • Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act (S.C. 2000, c. 24) 6 (1) "Every person who, either before or after the coming into force of this section, commits outside Canada (a) genocide, (b) a crime against humanity, or (c) a war crime, is guilty of an indictable offence and may be prosecuted for that offence in accordance with section 8".
We, the undersigned, Nigerian-Canadian Community, call upon the Government of Canada to condemn President Buhari and the Government of Nigeria for ordering their military to shoot at unarmed protestors at the Lekki Tollgate on October 20, 2020, and take action against the government of Nigeria for engaging in crimes against humanity.
Open for signature
November 4, 2020, at 3:24 p.m. (EDT)
Closed for signature
December 4, 2020, at 3:24 p.m. (EDT)
Photo - Greg Fergus
Hull—Aylmer
Liberal Caucus
Quebec
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