Nigerians on Twitter are mocking Babatunde Fashola, Minister of Electric power, about his declare of getting a “secret camera” at the Lekki Toll Gate area of Lagos five days immediately after the Nigerian Army opened fireplace on tranquil protesters at the place
Amnesty Global studies that in advance of the massacre began, some officials ended up witnessed eradicating protection cameras at the area and then times in advance of the shootings started, an digital billboard which lights the spot was switched off, plunging the area into darkness — a protect which the armed service employed to run.
No fewer than 12 persons had been killed at the place even though quite a few some others have been wounded.
The Lagos Point out Govt deployed workers to clear up the toll gate without having forensic investigation to ascertain what transpired there.
Two times following the physical exercise, Fashola in firm with Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and some South-West governors “discovered” a solitary unburnt camcorder resting on the ruins of the ruined toll gate.
Fashola reported the camera ought to have been planted by “some subversive elements”.
He picked up the product with a handkerchief and handed it over to Sanwo-Olu.
He claimed, “I imagine this will help with the ongoing investigations into the shootings at the Lekki Toll Gate. It needs forensic analysis and could be employed in the investigations to unravel the mystery bordering the shootings at the toll gate, I consider.”
Reacting to his claims, superstar, Toke Makinwa questioned how feasible it is that a singular camcorder survived the chaos.
Woke up to the information of the discovery of a camcorder at the lekki toll, a camcorder in 2020? Just sitting quite, ready for the investigation staff? Survived a fire? No damage carried out to it from the chaos? Nigeria will make you wander naked in the streets, make it make sense, #Endsars
— Toke Makinwa (@tokstarr) Oct 26, 2020
@o_kanyy mocked the minister, calling him a CIA agent.
LAWMA cleaned Lekki tollgate completely the other day but the finest CIA agent Fashola (sherlock Holmes) walked in majestically to the crime scene and observed a secret camera just lying there and he needs us to purchase the tale.
These men and women go act nollywood Jack bauer for tollgateð
— KANNYð #EndSARS (@o_kanyy) Oct 26, 2020
In circumstance youâre wondering why Fashola is trending, he turned to Sherlock Holmes yesterday & located a âmystery cameraâ at Toll gate.
This was 5 days after the Lekki Massacre and just after LAWMA, Occur Information and even Sanwo Olu had visited the criminal offense scene.
An insult on our intelligence! pic.twitter.com/qdB5YcdgQn
— Oscar-Romero (@mroscarromero) Oct 26, 2020
@prettycachy mentioned, “How would you explain a camcorder as a key digicam. So you imply the LAWMA men who combed the total place of dirts couldn’t see a camcorder as big as this? You men consider us for a comprehensive. We even now await the footage of the killings from the LCC Digital camera as promised.”
@Evrybdyluv_Vito tweeted, “Worst about the Fashola stunt is Channels Television set nonetheless claimed it with assurance. No be only government no fee us, Channels self no fee us. Let’s wait around for the footage and see what that digicam picked up that our cellular telephones and DJ Switch live did not.”
One more user wondered how 6 times after the massacre a digicam supposedly handling evidence is just lying all around the criminal offense scene.
His tweet reads, “So, Fashola came to the crime scene right after 6 times and saw a digicam that is supposedly keeping evidence of Lekki massacre casually lying all-around. Raymond Reddington unquestionably has a new mentor in this gentleman.”
@kiddie_rey explained, “His name is Babatunde Raji Fashola, Omo Sherlock Holmes, Aburo Scooby doo, twin brother Inspector Gadget. The man who located a concealed digicam when no just one else can right after six days. I dread who no worry you boss.”