President Muhammadu Buhari is set to address the state of the security unrest in Nigeria tonight by 7pm.
Buhari has been criticized for his silence since the #LekkiMassacre happened in Lagos on Tuesday night when Soldiers opened fire at unarmed protesters killing scores of people while many sustained varying degree of injuries.
According to a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.
“Following detailed briefing by security chiefs on the current situation in the country, President Muhammadu Buhari will make a national broadcast Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 7 pm.“Television, radio and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria respectively for the broadcast.”
There has been widespread reports of looting and destruction of properties and police stations being burnt in some part of the country.