We appeal for understanding and calm across the nation – Presidency reacts to Lekki Toll Gate shooting
“The Presidency wishes to reiterate the full commitment of the
Buhari administration to the implementation of lasting police reforms in Nigeria.
“President Muhammadu Buhari welcomes the promptness of these necessary subnational actions, and reaffirms his commitment to supporting
the state governments to ensure that justice is achieved for all victims of police brutality in Nigeria.
“Under the Chairmanship of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the National Economic Council at its meeting on Thursday October 15, 2020 resolved to establish state-level Judicial Panels of Inquiry,
to investigate allegations of Police brutality and ensure that all erring personnel are brought to justice.