Cable Information Community, CNN, has remained adamant within the face of risk of sanctions from the Nigerian Authorities, insisting that it stands by its investigative report.
CNN had on Wednesday, launched a documentary of the alleged capturing of Finish SARS protesters by troopers on the Lekki Toll Gate on October 20, 2020.
It stated its report was based mostly on testimonies from dozens of witnesses and verified footage of troopers showing to shoot in route of protesters.
An announcement by its spokesperson revealed on CNN’s official web site learn, “our reporting was rigorously and meticulously researched, and we stand by it.”
Nigeria’s Minister of Data, Lai Mohammed, earlier on Thursday known as for sanctions to be positioned on CNN for the report.
Mohammed maintained that the navy fired clean bullets on the Lekki Toll Gate and never even at protesters however into the air.