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We say N0! — #EndSARS protesters reject Gov Sanwo-Olu ‘peace walk’ invite

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday called for “a walk for peace” next month for reconciliation.

The governor made this known while speaking at a press conference in Lagos.

“In December, I will be leading a walk for peace to herald the healing of our land,” he said. “Let me use this occasion to extend an open invitation to our youths, members of the diplomatic corps, civil society groups, students, and the media as well as other stakeholders to join me.”

Sanwo-Olu who said his government will not inflame already heightened tensions that stemmed from a report by a judicial panel that probed the October 2020 shooting of protesters at Lekki toll gate did not directly comment on the federal minister’s denouncement of the report.

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#EndSARS: I don’t have enough curses for ‘Lai-liar’ – OAP Toolz reacts to Lagos judicial panel’s report on Lekki Toll Gate shooting

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OAP Tolu “Toolz” Oniru-Demuren has reacted to Lagos judicial panel’s report backing claims that people were killed at Lekki toll gate. AMB had reported earlier that the panel indicted the Nigerian Army and the Police of complicity in the death and disappearance of protesters at the Lekki Toll gate on October 20, 2020.

It will be recalled the Federal Government had insisted that the military did not shoot at protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, made this known during a press conference on the first anniversary of EndSARS which he described as ‘phantom massacre’

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‘You are our hero’ – OAP Do2dtun hails DJ Switch after panel indicts Army and police over Lekki toll gate shooting

Nigerian On Air Personality Dotun and disc jockey DJ Switch [Instagram/Do2dtun] [Instagram/DJSwitch]

Nigerian On-Air personality Do2dtun has hailed DJ Switch after the Lagos judiciary panel set up to investigate the Lekki toll gate shooting in 2020, indicted the army and police.
It would be recalled that the celebrity disc jockey stream lived the shooting of innocent Nigerians by security operatives in October 2020.

The OAP took to his Instagram page on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, where he showered praises on the disc jockey.

Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu (left), receives the report of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry from panel chairperson, the retired Justice Doris Okuwobi (right) [LASG]
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DJ Switch slams Nigerian govt as Lagos panel report indicts Army, Police

DJ Switch slams Nigerian govt as Lagos panel report indicts the Army, Police. DJ Switch has reacted to the report presented by the Lagos judicial panel of inquiry into the Lekki tollgate shooting of October 20, 2020.

Popular Disc Jockey, DJ Switch who was among the 100s of #EndSARS protesters that were shot at by security forces at the Lekki Tollgate in Lagos claimed that at least 15 persons died in the gun attack.

Not only that, she also revealed how the Nigerian government has openly bullied and attacked some of the protesters since the protest by seizing their international passports or illegally detaining them.

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Report shows Nigerian Army, Police shot #EndSARS protesters at Lekki tollgate

Report reveals Nigerian Army, Police shots #EndSARS protesters at Lekki tollgate Governor Sanwo-Olu, who received the report from the panel at Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, pledged to treat the report appropriately, saying history will judge the state government well or otherwise.

Governor Sanwo-Olu constituted a four-man committee, led by the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN, to prepare a White Paper.

Sanwo-Olu, who promised to release the White Paper within two weeks for public knowledge, said: “The committee will very quickly, look through and bring forward a white paper within the next two weeks that will be considered at the Lagos State Executive Council and would be gazetted as a white paper coming from the panel of enquiry.

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Police releases Patrick Echolor from their custody

Eholor who narrated his ordeal to Vanguard, thanked Nigerians who called for his release and for showing unconditional love and support.

He said he was brutally harassed and handled by officers and men of the Nigerian Police Force thrown into a waiting ‘Black Maria’ belonging to the force. He said: “Thank you all for your unconditional love and support.

I will forever be grateful to the Almighty God for sending good Nigerians and good people around the globe into my life.

“I have been released from police dentition.”

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#EndSARS: Gov Sanwo-Olu vows to make judicial panel report public, directs release of all arrested and detained in Wednesday’s memorial protest

Gov. Sanwo-Olu said the EndAARS panel was set up to look into allegations of human rights abuses against the police and also determine the cause of coordinated attacks on Lagos, noting that the panel’s final report would be fully implemented. The panel concluded its sittings last Monday, after 12 months it was constituted.

Sanwo-Olu said the State Government would not make an attempt to cover up the recommendations of the panel, whether it is in its favor or not. The Governor said the panel report would be helpful in strengthening true reconciliation and preventing the re-occurrence of violence in the State.

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Peter Okoye hails DJ Switch for her courage, calls her ‘treasure of inestimable value’

DJ Switch gained more prominence last year when she took to her Instagram page to do a live coverage that showed protesters being shot at by personnel of the Nigerian army at the Lekki Toll Gate during the #EndSARS protest that rocked the nation last year.

Iconic Nigerian singer, Peter Okoye, has shown that he is proud of his employee, DJ Switch as he has described her as a ‘treasure of inestimable value’.

Born Obianuju Catherine Udeh, the popular disc jockey was the official DJ of Peter Okoye.