Hoodlums have attacked #EndSARS protesters campaigning against police brutality in Alausa, Lagos State on Thursday, October 15.
Videos of the incident have surfaced online. Most of the hoodlums were armed with knives and it is alleged they were with guns too.
On Nigerian Twitter rumours have gone round that the thugs were sent by one Baba Alado from Mushin who is like a leader of thugs in the area. It is also said that the police present at the scene during the attack didn’t move an inch, indicating that the thugs were ‘sponsored by the government’.
As of the time of filing this report the number of causalities is unknown.
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