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EndSARS Panel: Police attempted to conceal shooting of peaceful protesters at Lekki tollgate

-EndSARS Panel: Police attempted to conceal shooting of peaceful protesters at Lekki tollgate

The Lagos State Judicial Panel on #EndSARS on Monday presented its report to the Lagos State Government.

The report undeniably noticed the Nigerian Army and police released live shots at protesters at the Lekki Tollgate last year.

As indicated by the board’s report, the cops attempted to conceal their activities by picking the fired bullets.

The board observed that the Nigerian Police Force conveyed its officials to the Lekki tollgate, they shot at, attacked and battered unarmed protesters, which prompted wounds and death trolls, the report peruses as indicated by the cable.

The board said the Lekki Concession Company (LCC) wouldn’t give imperative proof that would have supported its examination.

LCC was likewise blamed for controlling the CCTV film introduced to the board during its sitting.

The board observed that LCC hampered the board’s examination by declining to turn over some valuable and imperative data/proof as mentioned by the board and the criminological master connected with by the board, even where such data and proof was by the company’s confirmation, accessible, the report peruses.

It controlled the inadequate CCTV Video film of the Lekki tollbooth on the evening of the twentieth of October 2020, which is offered before the board.

As indicated by the board, the cleaning of the Lekki tollbooth after the episode and the inability to safeguard the scene in front of potential examinations demonstrates there was a concealment endeavor.

The board suggested the endorsing of the officials of the military and police who took an interest in the shooting, harming, and killing of unarmed protestors.

The board likewise prescribed an open acknowledgment to #EndSARS dissidents who were killed, harmed, and damaged by the episode.

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-EndSARS Panel: Police attempted to conceal shooting of peaceful protesters at Lekki tollgate

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