A newly emerged video has shown that it was army men in uniform that shot at unarmed protesters camping at Lekki Toll Gate, Lagos
The Tuesday, October 20 incident has stirred widespread anger and condemnation for the Nigerian government.
The protesters were reportedly singing the Nigerian National Anthem when the soldiers opened fire on them.
At least 15 people have been reported dead and injured.
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Meanwhile, A video of a young Man’s intestines coming out of his stomach after security agents reportedly shot at him hits online.
Reports have it that many protesters have sustained gunshot wounds at Lekki Toll Gate and have been rushed to the hospital for medical attention.
Twitter is currently on fire as many photos and videos of the current happenings of the Lekki incident have been shared on the internet.