Activist Kenechukwu Okeke has threatened to tug CNN employees to courtroom over its unbiased investigation on the October 20 capturing incident on the Lekki Toll Gate.
CNN in its footage confirmed how troopers shot at protesters and proved that some protesters had been killed on the protest floor.
The worldwide cable community additionally tracked the bullets shells discovered on the scene of the capturing which confirmed that they had been bought by the Nigerian authorities from Serbia in 2005.
CNN additionally interviewed a person recognized as Elisha Sunday, whose brother, Victor, was killed in the course of the October twentieth capturing incident amid Federal Authorities’s claims of ”No casualties.”
Nonetheless, activist Okeke in a Twitter thread on Wednesday stated the investigation by CNN is an affront on Nigeria’s sovereignty and have to be sanctioned.
He threatened to provoke a prison contempt continuing towards CNN employees, including that the investigation is an try and problem the Lagos judicial panel.
Based on him, CNN ought to have quite testified as a witness earlier than the judicial panel.
His tweet learn: “It’s an affront or impingement on Nigeria’s sovereignty or judicial processes for the CNN to have investigated, concluded or pre-judged points being litigated or debated earlier than a tribunal established by legislation. That is insupportable, and there have to be sanctions.
“I’ll, due to this fact, provoke prison contempt proceedings towards all of the
@CNN employees (with none exception) that intentionally and egregiously impugned the majesty of the courts or any tribunal established by legislation in Nigeria. Justice is just too vital to be determined by the media.
“CNN must have testified beneath oath as witness (es) earlier than the tribunals to determine any such ‘investigations’. In any other case is a deliberate act to impugn (egregiously) or preempt the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry. We won’t have it although, because the courts are sacred.
“‘With out an exception’ herein consists of any individual(s) or actor(s) that improperly collaborated on substantive factual and authorized points on
@Twitter (or another social media platforms), outdoors of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiries (tribunals).
Recall that Okeke dragged Pastor Sam Adeyemi, Fals, Burna boy earlier than a Federal Excessive courtroom, Abuja over their involvement within the Finish SARS protests.