The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has threatened to sue the Buhari administration over the Lekki toll gate protesters massacre.
The non-profit promoting socio-economic rights group made this disclosure on its verified Twitter handle @SERAPNigeria on Tuesday.
PlatinumPost had on Monday reported that the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution set up by Lagos state government submitted its report.
The 309-page report reveal that 11 people were allegedly killed by security operatives.
The report in its summary said, “The panel in its report found that on October 20, 2020, at the Lekki Toll Gate, officers of the Nigerian Army shot, injured and killed unarmed, helpless and defenseless protesters without provocation or justification, while they were waving the Nigerian flag and singing the national anthem and the manner of assault and killing could in context be described as a massacre.
According to the group tweet, “We are suing the Buhari administration to compel it to immediately arrest the soldiers and police responsible for the shooting for the #EndSARS protesters at Lekki-Toll Gate and pay reparations to victims”.