VIDEO: As election approaches, Gov. Sanwo Olu releases 11 EndSARS protesters arrested in 2020
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has, on March 15, 2023, released 11 protesters arrested during #EndSARS protest in October 2020.
The release came just as the state’s governorship election, wherein Governor Sanwo-Olu is seeking reelection, approaches.
One of the released, when interviewed, said that the state government left them without money, food, shelter and nowhere to start from.
Watch the video clip below:
@jidesanwoolu just released 11 guys arrested on #EndSARSProtest day, Oct. 2020, on March 15, 2023, because of @inecnigeria election. No money, no food, no where to start from for the released guys.@elombah @MaaziEzeoke @InibeheEffiong @AishaYesufu @RealCharlesOgbu @OselokaHObaze pic.twitter.com/BKt7iOYFnZ
— Tim Elombah (@ElsTimmy) March 16, 2023