The Oodua Individuals’s Congress (OPC) has referred to as for a direct cease to the destruction of lives and billions of naira value of properties within the South-West.
The group warned that if the violence endured, the organisation is likely to be pressured to roll out its males and assure safety.
Lamenting the Lekki Tollgate killings and the next wanton destruction of lives and property, Otunba Wasiu Afolabi ( Askari), Deputy President to the late founder, Dr Frederick Fasehun, mentioned in an announcement on Friday.
He referred to as on the rioters to withdraw from the streets and finish the violence.
The OPC requested President Muhammadu Buhari and Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to analyze, determine and sanction these behind Tuesday’s capturing of unarmed protesters at Lekki in Lagos.
“Such a heinous crime should not be swept underneath the carpet. Or else we will be nurturing a licence-to-kill mentality in our navy males and safety operatives in addition to open up our civilian citizenry to the abuse and impunity of these supposed to guard us,” Afolabi mentioned.
OPC famous that the peaceable conduct of the #EndSARS protests had been hijacked by hoodlums who now loot, trigger mayhem and destroy the economic system of the area.
Afolabi issued the assertion after the OPC executives met in Lagos to assessment occasions of the previous couple of days.
Afolabi mentioned, “The #EndSARS campaigns acquired our unflinching assist, and we totally backed the protesters. It’s their authentic and constitutionally-guaranteed proper to specific our collective ache.”