Nigeria Lekki Toll Gate shootings

Reports state that the shootings started after governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced an extension on the curfew time. Many residents had lamented that the time was inadequate to get home safely considering traffic in the state.

Lekki Toll Gate

Reports seen online indicate several protesters shot were been treated on the roadside by fellow protesters. Cyberwarzone cannot verify the authenticity of the videos.

In another gripping image that has perhaps captured the image of these protests, one of the protesters was seen covered in blood while the flag was used to reduce the bleeding apparently from an injury.

A curfew was imposed by the Lagos State Government earlier in the day starting from 4pm but was later moved to 9pm today. However, the protesters were defiant choosing to continue the protest until their demands are met.

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  • #Lekkitollgate
When did the shootings happen?

The shootings happened at 20-10-2020.

Where did the shootings take place?

At the Lekki Toll gate. In the picture you can see the various Lekki Toll gates indexed by Google maps.Lekki Toll gate

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