#EndSARS: Sanwo-olu Imposes 24-hour curfew in Lagos
NEWSMAN, Lagos – Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has imposed a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4pm on Tuesday, 20th October, 2020.
“Nobody, except essential service providers and first responders must be found on the streets”, Sanwo-olu said via his twitter handle.
“I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under the umbrella of these protests to unleash mayhem on our State”, he added.
Sanwo-Olu further stated that his government is alive to its responsibility and has shown a commitment to the movement #ENDSARS, hence will not allow anarchy in Lagos.