The management of Loatsad Promomedia Limited has explained turned off the billboard at the Lekki toll gate, in obedience to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s curfew directives.

The establishment belong to Seyi Tinubu, a son to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu.

There has been vicious attack over the action to turned iff CCTV cameras and the billboard, shortly before End SARS protesters were attacked at the Lekki toll gate.

However, the advert company in a statement released on its Instagram account, emphasized that it had no ulterior motive for the decision.

The statement read in full: “When the ‘EndSars and ‘say no to police brutality’ protests started from day one, we wholly supported the movement and used all our platforms to promote the messages (I believe the promoters can verify this information) as we believed in the cause.

“On Tuesday, when the curfew was announced we heeded the governor’s warnings and didn’t want our staff in any danger, hence by 3pm our staff had been ordered to leave the site and the board was switched off based on the governor’s curfew request.

“We had no idea what was going to happen and we feel the same anguish, pain and shock at the events that unfolded and our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and families of this ungodly act.”

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