Lekki massacre: Governor Sanwo Olu confirms army stationing at Lecchi toll station (video)

Posted by on Oct 21, 2020, Under: News

Lekki massacre: Governor Sanwo Olu confirms army stationing at Lekki toll station (video)

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu confirmed that the Nigerian army was stationed at the toll collection point in Lekki on Wednesday 21 October during a press briefing.

In his speech, he said that he had given instructions to conduct an investigation to determine why the military were transferred to Lecchi.

“It is imperative to explain that no incumbent governor is in control of the fighting. I have nevertheless commissioned an investigation into the prescribed and accepted rules of war requested by the officers and soldiers of the Nigerian army who were stationed at the Lecca toll station last night. …

This is in order to bring him back to the high command of the Nigerian army and require the president to intervene in his capacity as commander-in-chief to uncover the sequence of events that took place last night, ”he said.

Recall that immediately after the execution of the End SARS protesters, the Nigerian military denied the involvement of the military in the incident on their Twitter account.