Pictures showing that the Lekki Toll Gate, Lagos has been torched with fire has been made available to The Journal.
The Lekki Toll Gate has been a major site for #EndsSars protests in Lagos. A lot of #EndSars Protesters gathered at the toll gate as at 6PM yesterday to defy the recently announced 24 hour curfew by the Lagos State Government.
Around Five O’Clock, Protesters revealed that they saw some unknown LCC officials removing the CCTV Cameras from the Toll Gate. They showed pictures of those removing the cameras and spread it around social media.
One of the protesters revealed that light was abruptly removed from the LCC Toll Gate before unknown fire power was deployed to disrupt the protesters.
Many people on social media have declared that the Nigerian Army was responsible for the shooting. Reports show that about 78 people died at Lekki Toll Gate. An unclear video of the shooting has been made public online.
Mr Babajide Sanwoolu, Governor of Lagos State has ordered an immediate investigation into the matter.
Further investigation is ongoing.