Lekki Taking pictures: The CCTV Cameras At The Tollgate Stopped Recording By 8.00PM
Abayomi Omamuwasan, the Managing Director of Lekki Concession Firm has disclosed to the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry that the Closed-Circuit Tv digital camera of the corporate didn’t seize the capturing of unarmed #ENDSARS protesters on the Lekki tollgate.
He knowledgeable the panel that the CCTV digital camera stopped recording because of the vandalism of some gear and fireplace outbreak on the toll gate.
Omamuwasan had earlier submitted a tough drive to the panel, saying it contained the incident that occurred on October 20, 2020. Whereas additional testifying earlier than the panel, he disclosed that the CCTV stopped recording round 8pm and didn’t seize the shootings.
He additionally stated the corporate had three surveillance cameras positioned at Sandfill, Ikoyi Bridge and one at Chevron. “The surveillance digital camera did not seize the capturing.
It stopped recording round 8pm,” Omamuwasan informed the panel. He added that the hearth outbreak on the Ikoyi Bridge affected the CCTV cameras and it stopped recording.
Explaining the rationale for the ability outage, he insisted that the corporate complied with the curfew and requested employees to go away in adherence with the directive of the state authorities. He added that the corporate withdrew its employees from the toll gate following the takeover of the toll gate by the protesters.