According to report, the judicial panel put in place by the Lagos government to check cases of police brutality — including the Lekki shooting — reveals nine #EndSARS protesters were killed.
The panel, in its 309-page report seen by TheCable, listed 48 names as casualties of the October 20, 2020 Lekki tollgate shooting.
Out of the 48 casualties listed by the panel, 47 victims are males while one is female.
The panel also said the killing of unarmed protesters at the tollgate could be described in the context of a “massacre”.
“One of the protesters who was shot and taken for dead, Olalekan Sanusi, who eventually escaped to narrate his ordeal and experience stated that 11 corpses were in the van where he was placed in and presumed dead.
“Miss Dabira Ayuku also corroborated the above by stating that she saw about 7 dead bodies placed in one of the military trucks at the Lekki Toll Gate on the night of 20th October, 2020.
“Several unidentified bodies were removed by security agencies and LASEHMU (Lagos State Environmental Health Monitoring Unit) and deposited at various hospital mortuaries in Lagos state.
“Three (3) trucks with brushes underneath were brought to the Lekki Toll Gate in the morning of October 21st October, 2020 to clean up the scene of bloodstains and other evidence.
“There was abundant evidence before the panel that the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) indicated in its Twitter handle that it had effectively cleaned up the Lekki Toll Gate scene immediately after the incident of October 20, 2020.
“The panel finds the cases of death or injured protesters as credible and
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