Tag Archives: Sanwo-Olu

#EndSARS: I Didn’t Run Away, I’m Still The Jagaban, Tinubu Boasts

…sympathises with Sanwo-Olu, Lagosians All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has commiserated with Lagosians and Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the Lekki toll plaza incident  and the hijack of the #EndSARS protests by hoodlums who destroyed private and government properties.  He sympathised with those who lost their loved ones in the violence. Speaking to journalists on Saturday at ...

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Sanwo-Olu Preaches Peace As He Inspects Govt, Private Assets Destroyed By Hoodlums

• Lagos Government Begins Probe Of Lekki Shooting On Monday, Asks Public To Submit Evidence • Governor Relaxes Curfew From Saturday, Permits Movement Between 8am To 6pm The oldest edifice of the Nigerian judiciary – High Court of Lagos State in Igbosere – has become a ghost of itself. Its unique architectural design has been tarnished, coated with smudge of ...

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Lekki Killings: I Called Buhari Twice But He Was Not Available

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Thursday said he called President Muhammadu Buhari to inform him of the killings of #ENDSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate, by the Nigerian Army on Tuesday, but was told he was not available. “I made calls to the President twice yesterday but was told he wasn’t in the office. The second time he was said ...

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Lagos May Ease Curfew By Friday

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said the 24-hour curfew imposed on the state to curtail the arson and widespread violence that has ravaged the state might be eased by Friday. The Punch reports that the governor said the easing of the curfew was necessary for Lagos residents to restock food supplies and other essential commodities. “Once we see the ...

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Outrage As Security Operatives Shoot Several Lekki #EndSARS Protesters Dead, Others Injured

Several people have been killed and others injured after security operatives opened fire at #EndSARS protesters in the Lekki area of Lagos State, witnesses have said. Security operatives had stormed the scene of the protest on Tuesday night hours after the Lagos Government announced a 24-hour curfew and opened fire. Some protesters told Channels TV that they shot directly at ...

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Breaking: Sanwo-Olu Imposes 24-Hour Curfew In Lagos

The Lagos State government has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Lagos state. Below is a statement by the Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Dear Lagosians, I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals ...

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#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu Inaugurates Judicial Panel On Brutality, Human Rights Violations

•Panel Commences Proceedings In Lagos •Govt Still Awaits Youth Representatives As Tribunal Hears Petitions On Police Brutality At 10:30am on Monday, members of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution set up by the Lagos State Government to investigate cases of brutality and human rights violations committed by operatives of the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) took the oath at ...

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Sanwo-Olu Sets Up Judicial Panel To Investigate SARS Brutality, Human Rights Violations  

•As Lagos Raises N200 Million To Compensate Victims   •Officers Who Shot At Surulere Protesters Identified, Undergoing Trial  •Governor Appeals To Protesters To Embrace Dialogue Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, raised a seven-man Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution to investigate cases of brutality and human rights violations committed by operatives of the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) ...

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Lagos Denies Sponsoring Attacks Against #EndSARS Protesters

…Sanwo-Olu to address Lagosians today   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.   In a statement, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, said such wild allegations were obviously concocted by enemies ...

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