Hoodlums, have been reported to have attacked Rapid Response Squad (RRS) operatives of the Lagos State Police command in the early hours of today, Monday, October 19, 2020. The attack occurred at Herbert Macaulay way, Yaba.
According to an eyewitness, thugs attacked the RRS operatives on the assumption that they were deployed to stop the protests.
This led to a major gridlock that deterred many from going to work on time. A respondent said, ‘I could not even access Eric moore to go to my office. After spending an hour within suru axis, I further tried to go through Adekunle to third Mainland Bridge, but its same blockage…’
The #ENDSARS protests, which had been ongoing for almost two weeks. It has disrupted traffic on major roads in many cities. In Lagos, vehicular movements are impeded and residents battle with total gridlock on a daily basis.