EndSARS protesters Counsel, Mr Adeshina Ogunlana, has urged the Lagos state Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution for Victims of Police Brutality and other related abuses, to summon the Executive Governor of the state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola and the Chairman/CEO of Loatsad Promomedia Ltd, Mr Seyi Tinubu and 10 others, saying that they could provide information concerning the Lekki shootings of October 20th or its aftermath.
Ogunlana said this in a December 9 application to panel chairman, Justice (Mrs)Doris Okuwobi (rtd).
In the application, sighted by journalists, Ogunlana requested that the panel invite officials of seven private and government-owned hospitals.
They are: Chief Medical Director, Lagos Island General Hospital; Chief Medical Director, Reddington Hospital, Lekki and Victoria Island; Chief Medical Director, Grandville Hospital, Ajah; General Hospital, Ikeja; Chief Pathologist, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja.
The rest are: The Provost, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH); The Chief Medical Director, Orthopedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos.
They “have played certain roles to qualify as being part of those who can give relevant and useful information to the Panel for use to it purpose as regards the ‘LEKKI SHOOTING’.
“We intend to interview such before the Panel by the kind permission of the Panel,” Ogunlana said in the application.
Aside Sanwo-Olu, Fashola and Tinubu, others named in the application include, Managing Director, Oriental Hotel; Divisional Police Officer, Maroko Police Station and Lekki Concession Company Officials in charge of information Technology Intelligence and Security.
Recall that the Nigerian Army had denied shooting at #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate, claiming that none of the protesters was killed.