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Lekki tollgate shootings

30 Sep
The United Kingdom (UK)-based forensic and ballistic company, hired by Lagos State government to investigate the shooting incident at the Lekki Tollgate, has said that live military-grade ammunition were not fired at protesters on the night of October 20, 2020.
21 Nov 2020
A military witness, Brig.-Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, Commander of the 81 Division, Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island, has revealed the roles played by Lt.- Col. S.O. Bello and Brig.-Gen. F.O. Omata at the Oct. 20 shootings at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos.
Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde
2 Nov 2020
Top Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has shut down allegations that she received a bribe from the Nigerian government to cast doubts about the Lekki Tollgate shootings. Many of the star's fans had accused her of receiving a bribe after she made a tweet on October 20 asking people to stop sensationalizing the shootings. She tweeted:…
23 Oct 2020
Nigerian singer Burna Boy who has been a very strong voice in the protests against police brutality in Nigeria has reacted to the recent shootings and killings of protesters at Lekki Tollgate. The shootings that occurred on October 20 has been met with widespread criticism and condemnation from all over the world. In his reaction…

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