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#EndSARS: Lagos Police Band Protest, Governor Declares Curfew As Protest Turns To Violence

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As protest in Lagos state continue to turn bloody in many parts of the state which has led to vandalism of property and killing of innocent citizen, this have necessitated the Lagos state government to declare a 24 hour curfew in the state which will start by 4PM

In another dimension, the Lagos state police command has now banned all form of protest or gathering in the state.



This was made know y the police spokesman in a statement today.

The statement reads:

Due to the new development of violent attacks on police officers and men and formations including innocent Nigerians in Lagos State, and the 24 hour curfew imposed by the Lagos State Government with effect from 4pm of today 20th October, 2020, the Lagos State Police Command wishes to inform the general public that henceforth no protest or gathering or procession, under whatever guise, is permitted within Lagos State.

In the light of the above, all security agencies have deployed adequate personnel to take charge and enforce the curfew across the state.

In the same vein, the command regrets to confirm the setting ablaze of Orile Police State today at about 10am, where some of our policemen were critically injured and unconfirmed reports state that one of them is dead.

It's crystal clear that the Endsars protest has been hijacked by hoodlums who want to run down the state and the police command will resist such state of anarchy, unrest and brouhaha with all powers within the ambit of the law.

While the command is resolute in sustenance of human rights and democratic tenets, the general public is hereby warned to comply with the curfew and desist from any act of violence in the state as the command will resist such in totality.


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