“I Can Solely Management My Private Safety Guards”
Bola Tinubu, an All Progressives Congress (APC) Chieftain, has denied any involvement within the Lekki tollgate shootings which claimed lives.
The Lagos politician who was interviewed through phone by a Channels TV reporter Olu Philips, expressed shock over the capturing and in addition revealed that he’s able to complain to the best authorities.
Tinubu denied ordering the capturing and in addition acknowledged that he can solely management his safety guard. He once more reiterated that he won’t ever be a part of any group that makes use of stay ammunition towards protesters.
Insisting that he has all the time been an activist, the APC Chieftain expressed sympathy for the victims of the incident and suggested the federal authorities to “fish out whoever gave the order (for the capturing) and put them on trial”. He additionally recalled how he was falsely accused of being behind #EndSARS protests.
Tinubu who famous that he does not imagine that Buhari ordered the capturing, appealed for calm over the incident. He additionally denied having a stake within the Lekki toll gate or struggling a loss because of the continous blockage of the realm by #EndSARS protesters.
“It’s early hours of the morning, there’s no means I can speak to the authorities or wake them up now. I’ve tried to succeed in the NSA, I’ve tried to succeed in the pinnacle of the military.
“You don’t name the president at this hour, however I strongly condemn the act. There are different technique of settling or dispersing protest. Why would they use stay bullets? There are rubber bullets.
“I’m not even positive but they’re Nigerian military, I’m not positive how effectively the uniforms of the military are managed. However that isn’t as essential because the bloodshed that has occurred.
“We now have misplaced our sleep, we’ve got misplaced our peace of thoughts, (and) we simply must cope with it.”