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#EndSars Protest: Babajide Sanwo-Olu Secures Lagos against Possible Violence

Over #EndSARS Protest, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the LagosState Governor, has beefed up security around the state following an announcement made yesterday by the publisher of SaharaReporters, Omoyele Sowore.

The Governor gave the go-ahead for a security team to ensure the surveillance of the properties of the state, particularly to safeguard from the hands of vandals during the protest.

He charged the security forces to protect the Bus Rapid Transit, BRT, and other transport infrastructure in Lagos ahead of the October 20 #EndSARS protest anniversary.

This information was communicated to the public through the Spokesperson for Lagos Metropolis Area Transport Authority, LAMATA, Kolawole Ojelabi, yesterday in Lagos.

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He said the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority concluded plans to secure the protection of their buses, adding that there is a need for security and vigilance in the state.

Following the previous incident last year, he recalled an attack on the Lagos state government and LAMATA facilities by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protest for their mischievous personal conduct.

It explained that the newly completed Oyingbo Bus Terminal was vandalised during the attack, and 57 new BRT buses were set ablaze.

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