#EndSARS: Governor Sanwo-Olu Says Trial Of Policemen Who Shot At Surulere Protesters Has Begun | #EndsSARS
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has given an update on the incident that led to the death of an #EndSARS protester Surulere.
Sanwo-Olu disclosed this yesterday via his Twitter handle, @jidesanwoolu, days after some police officers fired live ammunition at peaceful protesters in the Area C Police Command of Lagos.
The Governor said: “Yesterday (Friday), the orderly room trial of the police officers involved in the Surulere incident began.”
The victim was hit by a bullet while others sustained various degrees of injury as a result of the action of the security personnel.
Reacting to the candlelight vigil held in honour of the victims of SARS and those who lost their lives to police brutality, Sanwo-Olu described the procession as “powerful”.
Below is the updates tweeted by the governor yesterday: