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  • Updated: October 21, 2020

#LekkiMassacre: Hillary Clinton Calls On Buhari To Stop Killing Protesters

Former United States Presidential candidate and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Army to stop killing youths protesting against police brutality.

She made the call on Tuesday night, via her verified Twitter handle, after armed soldiers fired live bullets and fireworks where thousands of protesters were gathered at Lekki toll gate in Lagos.

READ ALSO: #ENDSARS: US Shuts Down Consulate As Protest Turns Violent In Lagos

See her tweet:

AllNews earlier reports that before the shooting, the operators of the Lekki Tollgate, Lekki Concession Company Limited (LCC), had taken down the camera, after which lights in the area were turned off by the management of the street lights. 

Following the shooting, the Lekki Tollgate was also set on fire by unknown individuals.

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