VIDEOS: Mob sets Tinubu’s TVC on fire following Lekki Massacre
NEWSMAN, Lagos – Television Continental (TVC) has been set ablaze by Suspected hoodlums at Ketu, Lagos state.
The hoodlums disrupted and besieged the station during its popular talkshow programme, YourView.
The programme host, Morayo Afolabi-Brown, who said the hoodlums entered in a van, asked to go on a commercial break, and the station had since then been stuck.
Videos online confirmed by workers at the station said the assailants set fire to the station over its connection to a former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Tinubu who is the owner of TVC.
But Tinubu while Speaking to Channels TV on Wednesday morning over his alledged involvement in the incident, condemned the action allegedly perpetrated by the Nigerian Army on Tuesday night at Lekki toll gate saying, “Why will they use live bullets? I will never, never be part of any carnage. I will never be part of that.”
Tinubu has also denied allegations of having any investment in the Lekki Concession Company, the firm which manages the tollgate. “I have no dime, no kobo investment in the tollgate,” he said.