4 people dead as police collude with land grabbers to storm church

The Lagos State Task Force on Land Grabbers led by police stormed a church in Makoko, Yaba…

According to TheNation, the task force,some hoodlums and the police stormed The Act of Apostle Church over a land dispute.

They unproven broke down the fence of the church and set it ablaze, they were said to have shot sporadically, leaving many injured .

Some residents blamed the task force, the hoodlums and the police for all the damage, the body of Mr Kolawole Iwalokun was brought to the community around 5pm..

Bullets were over Kolawole body, an executive in the church, Bamidele Ogunmayi, said a land issue led to the crisis…

The police have done badly, they have supported area boys and killed four of our people, about 20 of our youth are injured with gunshot, burnt down our church, broken our fence..

We do not know the interest of the police in land matters. They have infringed on our fundamental right, they also arrested some of our youths. The police were about 50, land grabbers 30 and were in the task force uniform.

The police broke our fence, when the youths wanted to ask them what the matter was, they started shooting.

We want justice against the people that violated our human rights, “Bamidele Ogunmayi said.


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