#EndSARS: Lagos Didn’t Sponsor Thugs To Harass And Attack Protesters – Sanwo-Olu

#EndSARS: Lagos Didn’t Sponsor Thugs To Harass And Attack Protesters – Sanwo-Olu


The Lagos State Governor , Babajide Sanwo – Olu , says the state did not sponsor armed thugs to attack protesters in the Alausa area of the state .

This was contained in a statement titled , ‘ Lagos will never encourage thuggery ’ .

Some armed thugs on Thursday morning attacked youths protesting against police brutality and extortion in the state .

The statement also noted that Sanwo -Olu would be addressing the protesters on Thursday evening .

The statement read in part , “ The attention of the Lagos State Government has been drawn to some unverified reports in the social media alleging that the government -sponsored thugs to disrupt the # EndSARS protest . This is untrue and wicked .

“ Such wild allegations were obviously concocted by enemies of peace and orderliness to whip up sentiments against the government , which has been doing everything possible to resolve the crisis by identifying with our youths in their efforts towards police reforms.

 

(Punchng)

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