Lagosm Judicial Panel Found 5 Bullet Shell Casing At Lekki TollGate During Visit
5 bullet shell casings have been seen by the Lagos Judicial Panel on Friday on the Lekki Tollgate Plaza, the scene of the alleged Oct. 20 shootings of #EndSARS protesters by officers of the Nigerian Military.
The Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) experiences that the nine-man Judicial Panel headed by Justice Doris Okuwobi (Rtd) noticed the bullet shell casings on Friday throughout a go to to the scene as a part of its investigations into the incident.
Earlier within the day, the panel had left the venue of its sitting on the Worldwide Court docket of Arbitration, Lekki Section 1, Lagos , to go to the Tollgate plaza scene of the shootings.
Additionally in attendance have been: Mr Abayomi Omonuwa, the Managing Director of the Lekki Concession Firm (LCC) and Mr Gbolahan Agboluaje, the Head of the Authorized Division of LCC and the media.
Some 5 bullet casings have been seen on the ground, contained in the gutter and the steps of the Tollgate plaza by folks current there.
Omonuwa, throughout the go to,instructed the panel that the Shut Circuit Tv (CCTV) cameras mounted on a mast on the toll gate space was working throughout the shootings.
He, nevertheless, famous that although the footage of the happenings of Oct. 20 had been captured by the CCTV, it’s at the moment not working because of injury attributable to hoodlums throughout the carnage of Oct. 21.
On the panel’s return to the venue of its proceedings, Justice Okuwobi mentioned that the panel had made observations and had requested questions on the scene.
She mentioned that subsequent proceedings couldn’t proceed as a result of the the Managing Director of the LCC had no authorized illustration.
She additionally famous that the panel had not admitted the Oct. 20 footage as proof and when it’s admitted in proof, it will likely be performed on the proceedings.
The proceedings have been adjourned till Nov. 3 for the testimony to be given by the MD of the LCC.