The Deputy Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Wasiu Sanni, has urged the government to social media activities of the citizens, stating that the Lekki Toll Gate incident od 20th October, 2020 was over exaggerated on social media by Nigerians.
While speaking at a plenary in the House of Assembly, Wasiu alleged that social media influencers aggravate the destruction of Lagos.
In a viral video, he said that the way and manner the Lekki shooting was placed on social media, he thought there will be not less than 300 or 1000 dead bodies.
“I thought we will have not less than 300 or 1000 dead bodies the way it was placed by social media” He said.
He called for the constitution of a panel of inquiry to ensure that investigation are being carried out and healing is brought to the state.