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Lekki toll gate shooting: I am yet to speak with the president, I called twice. - Sanwo-Olu

I am yet to talk directly with president Muhammadu Buhari about the shooting of End SARS peaceful protesters, that occurred at Lekki. Governor Sanwo-Olu Babajide said on Thursday morning.

In an interview on Thursday, Sanwo-Olu stated that he had called the president twice, but he was at the Federal Executive meeting, FEC, which was held in Abuja on Wednesday.

The Governor also said that he was later contacted by the chief of Defense staff on behalf of the President but did not give any information about the phone call.

Quoting the Governor; ” I have not had a talk with president Muhammadu Buhari directly. I called the twice but he was not at the office the first time. The second time he was at the FEC meeting.

“Although the Chief of Defense staff contacted me and acknowledge that the President received my message.”

There have been calls for President Muhammadu Buhari to publicly address the Nation over the Lekki shooting incident as at the time of filing this report.

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Abuja FEC Federal Executive Lekki Muhammadu Buhari

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