Is MC Oluomo Behind The Assaults On #EndSARS Protesters In Lagos? This Is What A Spokesman Has To Say
Jimoh Buhari, a Spokesman for the Chairman of the Nationwide Union of the Highway Transport Employees in Lagos State has reacted to reviews that his principal Musiliu Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo, has a hand within the assaults on protesters.
He denied reviews that MC Oluomo was sponsoring violent assaults in opposition to the #EndSARS protesters.
MC Oluomo’s Spokesman, Jimoh Buhari, stated this throughout a chat with The PUNCH on Thursday.
He stated, “Now we have no hand within the assaults. Individuals ought to cease accusing us wrongly. Had been the thugs sporting NURTW uniforms? Is MC Oluomo holding a political workplace? He has no hand within the case.”
Buhari instructed our correspondent that members of the union have been additionally victims of police extortion and it will subsequently be unwise of them to thwart a protest that seeks to convey an finish to police brutality.
A member of the NURTW, nonetheless, instructed The PUNCH that the heavy site visitors attributable to the protesters was affecting their livelihoods.
He stated, “On a traditional day, I do 10 journeys. Since these protests began, I’ve needed to cut back my journeys to 5. It’s worse that we’re burning gas and our buses should not working at full capability due to the COVID-19 protocol.
“Lengthy hours in site visitors trigger gas to burn quicker and we’re dropping cash on account of no fault of ours. So, some boys determined that it was time to get these protesters off the roads.”