#EndSARS: Hoodlums burn down police station in Lagos
Posted: October 20, 2020 at 12:37 pm / by Chris Omeruo / comments (0)
Hoodlums in Lagos have hijacked the #EndSARS protest, burning down a police station in Orile-Iganmu.
A police station in the Orile-Iganmu was set on fire today by suspected thugs in Lagos as the #EndSARS protests continue.
Eyewitnesses say the hoodlums set the station on fire in the early hours of Tuesday morning. It is not clear if and how officers made it out of the fire.
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu announced a 4-hour curfew in all parts of the state as from 4pm today, 20th October,2020.
” 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,” he said.
The Nigerian Police is yet to announce a statement over the burning of the station.