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How Police officers harassed us for discussing Lekki tollgate protest — Lady

“This man called other police officers standing at the Maryland bus stop and they all came around to further harass us. He was going to break my phone so I stopped recording, and we literally had to apologise for talking.

Police charge Debo Macaroni, 39 other Lekki protesters to court

The protesters, including entertainer Debo Macaroni, were charged on Saturday evening for taking part in a demonstration against injustice at Lekki Toll Gate, scene of October 20, 2020, killing of protesters by armed Nigerian soldiers.

Breaking: #DefendLagos group suspends Lekki counter protest

“If they come out to protest and the government allows that, it means that we can also protest. We trust the government. The state and FG have banned any protests in Lagos. If they come out and the government did not arrest them, it means that the government has failed us.”

Lekki tollgate: Youth rep, Rinu, pulls out of Lagos #EndSARS panel – sights injustice

My stand on the reopening on the toll gate is clear; the state government and the private organisation operating the toll have not been cleared of collusion with elements allegedly deployed by the federal govt to target citizens on home soil during a time of peace, without provocation.

Ignore planned #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest – APC, Sanwo-Olu’s aide urge residents

“The statement is not only condemnable for its intention to get the youths back on the streets but also to unleash further mayhem on innocent Lagosians who are still individually and collectively struggling to over-come their recent losses.

Another protest looms as Nigerians kicks against Lekki toll gate reopening

Omoyele Sowore, said the tollgate must remain shut until the perpetrators of the killings are brought to justice.

Lekki Shooting: Protester allegedly shot by soldiers now amputee, lawyer tells panel

“He was told at the point of discharge that Lagos State Government has picked up his bills and that was when he was given the crutches.”

We took live bullets to Lekki tollgate- Army

The army commander said while the soldiers who opened fire used blank bullets, their colleagues with live rounds were on ground to protect from suspected hoodlums who fomented trouble.

Lekki massacre: CCTV reveals seven trucks conveyed soldiers to the scene

At 6.53pm, about 10 minutes after the arrival of the military vehicles, the tollgate went into a blackout.

Lekki shootings: First case of massacre in the word without blood shed nor corpses— Lai Mohammed

available evidence so far points to the world’s first case of MASSACRE WITHOUT BLOOD OR BODIES. Those making the claims should show proof before the panel or shut up.

From denial to blame game — Nigerian army and Lagos govt spat on Nigerians lost lives

At the hearing of the Lagos panel of enquiry, Ahmed Taiwo, a brigadier general of the Nigerian Army, said the army “was unhappy that he (Sanwo-Olu) said he did not ask the army to intervene” in the protest. He also said soldiers deployed to quell the protests wouldn’t have gone with catapults.”

Lekki massacre: We have photographs, videos to counter army, says lawyer

“What I can tell you is that we have records, we have photographs, we have videos and more than all these, we have blood and flesh eyewitnesses; not ghosts.

Lekki massacre: Sanwo-Olu has lost credibility, says FSD

“Governor Sanwo-Olu, who before now has been credited with responsible and energetic response to the COVID-19 pandemic, has by this one act lost his credibility and integrity for many.

Lekki Concession Company produces CCTV footage of shooting to panel

Managing Director of LCC, Abayomi Omamuwasan, who appeared alongside a counsel for the company, Rotimi Seriki, submitted a hard drive to the panel, saying it contained what happened at the toll gate.

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