Lagos Govt Alleges #ENDSARS Protesters Damaged State Owned Fire Truck
The vehicle can be seen below:
Speaking to journalists at the scene of the alleged incident, the Acting Head of the Agency, Mrs. Margaret Adeseye, expressed her dissatisfaction at what she said was an unprovoked attack on the truck used daily to assist and support Lagosians in emergency situations.
According to her, the fire engine truck was on its way from Salvation Street, Opebi, where it had been deployed to quell a fire incident in the morning, enroute to another emergency call at 10, Thomas Adeboye Street, Olowoira, before it was attacked by some of the protesters.
In her words, “The distress call to Olowoira was received at about 12.08hrs and the Alausa fire truck was en-route the scene from Opebi, where it had just concluded an operation before it was attacked and damaged by some protesters”.
While maintaining that the Fire Engine Truck was still able to attend to the occurrence at Olowoira despite the damage by the protesters, Adeseye advised Lagosians to stop destroying government property since the cost will eventually be borne by the taxpayers in the State.
Commenting on the allegations via social media, however, several Nigerians sympathetic with the protests, have said the accusations from the Lagos Government are unfounded, as most of the protests have been notably peacefully conducted.
You may be interested
Video Of Calabar Residents Returning Looted Items After Governor Ayade Announced House To House SearchWebby - October 26, 2020
Calabar Residents Returning Looted Items After Governor Ayade Announced A House To House Search A video has surfaced online showing…
“May Evil Befall You” – Uche Elendu Says After Taking Eucharia Anunobi to Her Looted Store (Video)Webby - October 26, 2020
Uche Elendu A Nollywood actress accused of lying that her store was attacked by hoodlums has cursed her accuser. Uche…
“Babatunde Fashola Tampered With Evidence At Lekki Toll Gate” – Lagos Judicial Panel SaysWebby - October 26, 2020
“Babatunde Fashola Tampered With Evidence At Lekki Toll Gate” – Lagos Judicial Panel Says According to the Lagos state judicial…