The Lagos State government has declared 24 hours curfew within the State today sa as to maintain peace and other.
Lagos State governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who declared this order noted that the peaceful protest has degenerated into monster that is threatening the well-being of the society.
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. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under the umbrella
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He further stressed that miscreants and criminals are hiding under the umbrella of protest destroying public properties. Lagos State Government flaunting as a responsible government who has supported the Endsars movement Sanwo-Olu vowed not to anarchy in the state.
“I, therefore, hereby impose a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4pm today, 20th October,2020. Nobody, except essential service providers and first responders must be found on the streets.” Jide Sanwo-Olu ordered while we await reactions from protesters.