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Thursday, October 22, 2020

October 22, 2020

Lekki Massacre: Videos Of Military Officers Shooting At Protesters Were All Photoshopped _ Major Gen. John Enenche

Major Gen. John Enenche

Following the Tuesday night shootings on peaceful protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos by the Nigerian Army, Nigerian Defence Director of Information, Major General John Enenche, has said that the videos showing military men opening fire on protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate were all photoshopped.

Recall to some viral videos days ago had shown soldiers opening fire on protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos state.

While reacting and speaking on the incident, Major Gen. John Enenche in his statement said that the videos were not real.

According to him, the videos were all cropped and photoshopped.

“I even got analysts. People that have analysed the various videos that were cropped and photoshopped put together. If not that I’m not permitted, I could have forwarded it to your Instagram”, he said

October 22, 2020

Lekki Massacre: Lekki Concession Company Denies Removing CCTVs At Toll Gate

Following the Lekki Toll Gate shootings on protesters by the Nigerian Army on Tuesday night, the Lekki Concession Company (LCC) has denied removing CCTVs at the Toll Gate just before the sad unforgettable shooting of protesters which occurred.

This was made known by Lagos State Deputy Governor, Obafemi Hamzat, while sharing a copy of the statement released by the LCC on Twitter.

He wrote;

"This press release by the Lekki Concession Company should provide some feedback about a lot of stories we have seen on social media about the Lekki toll gate. It is important to understand all the factors at play as we continue to investigate. Perimeter CCTV was not removed."

The official statement from the LCC attached below;

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

October 21, 2020

#EndSARS: Summary List Of Properties Destroyed In Lagos Crisis

Following the unrest and crisis in Lagos state, below is a summary list of some of the properties destroyed in the mega city of Lagos;

1) Lagos Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu's Uncle's house on Lagos Island

2) Ibeju-Lekki LCDA Secretariat

3) Lagos Mainland Local Government Secretariat

4) Lagos Island East LCDA Secretariat

5) Lagos Island Local Government

6) Ajeromi Local Government Secretariat

7) GTBank Branches

8) Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island (partially destroyed)

9) Kings College (Partially destroyed)

10) Sanwo-Olu's mother's house at Surulere

11) Oba of Lagos palace, with his sceptre of authority seized

12) Recreational Center, Oregun

13) Lagos Television, Agidingbin, Ikeja

14) BRT Bus at Merger

15) BRT Terminal, Ojodu Lagos, buses set ablaze

16) VIO, FRSC office, Ojodu 

17) Television Continental (TVC), Ketu

18) BRT Terminal, Onyigbo, new buses set on fire

19) Lekki Toll Gate

20) Orile Police Post, Nigerian Ports Authority, and others still counting...

The attacks is learnt to be in retaliation to the Tuesday Lekki massacre of peaceful protesters by the Nigerian Army.

Credit: Vanguard

October 21, 2020

#EndSARS: Pandemonium At TVC News Studio As Suspected Hoodlums Infiltrates Studio, Attack Staffs....(VIDEO)

According to a viral video shared by one of the alleged staffs of the popular TVC News broadcasting media, the News media studio located in Lagos state is currently on attack by suspected hoodlums.

Staffs are also being attacked and some part of the studio reportedly set on fire.

From the video, the yet-to-be identified staff in her words said;

"We're told that hoodlums has entered our studio...we had to cut off the show..we couldn't continue the show...we're trying to get safe...they are attacking...they've started attacking us inside the studio...I had to cut off the show..we can't continue the show right now..I don't even know what to do...."


Tuesday, October 20, 2020

October 20, 2020

#EndSARS: Nigerian Army Denies Shooting Peaceful Protesters At Lagos Lekki Toll Gate

Following the alleged shootings and killings of peaceful protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos state, the Nigerian Army has however denied opening fire and killing the peaceful #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos.

This was clarified by the Nigerian Army via its official Twitter handle.

The Army while reacting to a report by SAHARAREPORTERS, that soldiers shot peaceful protesters, tagged the report as "FAKE NEWS", as it also stated that "No Soldiers were at the scene".

Over 10 protesters have been reportedly killed with many left injured after the alleged deadly attack by soldiers on the peaceful protesters on Tuesday night at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos.


October 20, 2020

Former Presidential Aspirant, Adamu Garba Sues Twitter CEO $1Billion For Supporting #EndSARS Movement

Former presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adamu Garba, has filed a $1billion lawsuit against the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the popular global micro-blogging platform "Twitter", Jack Dorsey, for supporting the controversial #EndSARS movement in Nigeria.

During a media interview, Adamu Garba accused Jack Dorsey of aiding and supporting the financial funding of the #EndSARS movement with the Twitter social media platform.

Adamu Garba in his words said;

“He supported End SARS movement by encouraging funding for this movement that will result in serious catastrophe for the country. Now we have several uprising in the country, destruction of several lives.

We are therefore calling on Jack Dorsey to pay Nigerian government a compensation of $1billion for all the damages that he caused this country.”

October 20, 2020

Former NDLEA Staff Nabbed With 254kg Of Cannabis In Niger

A former staff of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Ezekiel Adamu Pam, has been nabbed with 254kg of Cannabis.

The 46-year-old dismissed NDLEA staff was arrested on October 9, with 254kg of Cannabis.

Confirming the arrest, Acting Commander of the Niger State NDLEA, Aloye Oludare, said that the suspect was apprehended in Mokwa Local Government Area of Niger state.

According to Oludare, Adamu Pam with Staff Number SN 5454, had been dismissed from the NDLEA last year.

Oludare disclosed that the Cannabis was loaded in Ado, Ekiti state, in company of another suspect who still remains at large.

Further investigations has commenced as the suspect will be duly prosecuted if found guilty within the law.