I Did not Go Nowhere, I am Nonetheless Jagaban
Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Bola Ahmed Tinubu
Bola Tinubu, an All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain, has has decried the wanton looting of private and non-private belongings within the state of Lagos, The PUNCH reviews.
Tinubu made this recognized on Saturday when he paid a go to to Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on the State Home in Marina.
Addressing journalists after the assembly with the governor, Tinubu mentioned he didn’t journey in a foreign country as reported by some sections of the media (not The PUNCH).
He informed reporters that the aim of his assembly with Sanwo-Olu was to ask him if he had ordered troopers to assault #EndSARS protesters on the Lekki toll gate on Tuesday.
The previous Lagos governor mentioned he requested Sanwo-Olu “if he didn’t order the assault, who ordered the assault? That’s all I wanted from him.”
Tinubu has come underneath fireplace in the previous couple of days over the Lekki incident as rampaging hoodlums burnt down funding reportedly linked with him together with a tv station, a newspaper home in addition to belongings of the Lekki Concession Firm, the managers of the toll gate.
Commenting on the extent of destruction suffered within the state after the Tuesday incident, Tinubu mentioned, “First, we’ve got to segregate the calendar – those that suffered casualty earlier than the protests from the fingers of SARS. It’s important to separate that from those that suffered casualty attributable to what occurred on the toll gate.
“For individuals who suffered casualty from SARS, I believe the Fee of Inquiry that’s already arrange will unearth that and can make their suggestions. I belief the calibre and the character of the individuals there, they’re unbiased. That’s one.
“Those that suffered casualty throughout the gunshots have to reply some questions too. Regardless that we wish to assist, we nonetheless should extract data that can assist the federal government to organize in future and perceive how and when to react as a result of the governor, particularly, is a youth.”
Recounting episodes that culminated into Tuesday incident, the APC chieftain mentioned, “As a youth himself, he (Sanwo-Olu) shortly went to Abuja with the 5/5. The federal government instantly put into motion, dissolved the SARS and needed to work by different beneficial motion, the wants they demanded. Inside just a few days, he reported again to the general public. That’s responsive sufficient.
“However the place are we getting the looting, the carnage, the invasion of police stations, stealing of arms, maiming the harmless? It’s a handshake past the elbow.”
Requested about his whereabouts up to now few days, Tinubu mentioned, “I didn’t go nowhere; I’m a Lagosian and I nonetheless maintain the title of Asiwaju of Lagos and I’m nonetheless a Jagaban.
“No matter they assume. Pretend information is in all places. They are saying Seyi my son was kidnapped and was chased however have a look at him. I didn’t pay a penny to deliver him right here.”