During the police brutality and #EndSars protesters yesterday a total number of 13 people (youth) were killed yesterday which occur as a result of police shooting at protesters, sundry accidents and clashes with infiltrating hoodlums.
States such as Lagos, plateau, ekiti and abia have declare a 24-hours curfew which occured after Edo declared theirs. Edo has taking this measure on Monday as a result nt protesters and jailbreak that set about 2000 in mates,it took nothing for plateau and Lagos to follow the same trend as they suffer the same fate.
Addressing residents on Tuesday, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu said: “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.
“As a government that is alive to its responsibility and has shown a commitment to the movement #ENDSARS, we will not watch and allow anarchy in our dear state.
“I, therefore, hereby impose a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the State as from 4 pm today, 20th October 2020. Nobody, except essential service providers and first responders, must be found on the streets.”
Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, also imposed a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the state starting from 10.00 pm, Tuesday, October 20, 2020.
Fayemi said only essential workers and service providers with valid means of identification would be allowed to move around during the period of the curfew.