Police Surround Venue Of Lagos #June12 Protest As Protesters Gather

Protesters have arrived at the Gani Fawehinmi Park in the Ojota area, the venue of the June 12 protest in Lagos State.

This is despite the heavy presence of security operatives at the park.

The protesters brandished different placards with inscriptions including, “Buhari must go”, “Revert electricity tariff now”, “End Bad Government”.

It was also gathered that operatives of the Rapid Response Squad have surrounded the Gani Fawehinmi Park in Ojota, the venue of the June 12 protest.

About three Hilux Vehicles and two armoured tanks were seen at the venue on Saturday.

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Three people who wanted to enter the park were prevented from doing so by the personnel in the vehicles.

Also, in a show of force, one armoured tank and five Hilux Vehicles patrolled the area.