Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State Governor finally admitted that the Lekki Shooting was actually carried out by men of the Nigerian Military.
He stated this during an interview session with CNN journalist Becky Anderson. Sanwo-Olu was asked who carried out the shooting of #EndSARS protesters he said that based in the footage it appears that it was the Nigerian Army.
” Well from the footage that we’ve been seeing because there are cameras that are at that facility, it seems to be that they would be men of military uniform which should be men of the Nigerian Army or something
“They were there, that’s what the footage shows”
This revelation has sparked reactions from Nigerians as Nigerian Defence had earlier denied that the videos were real, they stated that it was Photoshopped. The news bordering the Lekki shooting were also tagged as ‘fake news’ on the Nigerian Army Twitter page.
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