By Prayz Asune, Lagos
Some injured persons on Friday, December 4, stormed the Lagos Court of Arbitration in Lekki, where the hearing venue of the Lagos State Panel of Judicial Inquiry probing the alleged shooting of protesters by Men of the Nigerian Army at the Lagos Lekki Toll Gate on October 20, is being held.
The injured persons who arrived in a white bus, claimed that they were victims of the alleged Toll Gate shootings which occurred on October 20.
A statement from the spokesperson for the group, a lady, read thus;
“We have people with amputated legs; we have people with brain surgery in this van; we have dozens of them that are yet to be discharged. This is from Lekki tollgate massacre 2020. We want justice. We don’t want to be silenced; we don’t want to be marginalised even in our own country.”
Meanwhile, the Nigerian Army has severally denied shooting at or killing protesters at the Lagos Toll Gate.