CNN should be sanctioned for irresponsible reporting- lai Mohammed

CNN should be sanctioned for irresponsible reporting- lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed on Thursday reacted to a report based on October 20 Lekki incident published by US-based media network, CNN.

The minister said the investigation report is one-sided and lacking in balance, which he claimed it was based on facts.

He further explained that during the troop intervention, the military fired blank bullets into the air and not at the crowd.

The Minister has also annouce that CNN should be sanctioned for misinformation and irresponsible reporting, saying they’ve excluded the looting, violence by citizens, private facilities burnt and govt facilities vandalized news.

He urged people with missing relatives to report at the judicial panel to lay official complaints.

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