LAGOS STATE TALKS ABOUT EFFECT OF ENDSARS PROTEST
As the dust surrounding the EndSARS protests settles, Lagos State says the effect of the protests dealt a devastating blow on its economy.
The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly Raudashiru Obasa, who disclosed this at state’s 2021 budget presentation by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the loss suffered was enormous.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu had presented proposal of N1,155,-22,413,005 in the 2021 budget entitled ‘Budget of Rekindled Hope’.
The Speaker said who lamented the disruptions that followed the #EndSARS protests in the state noted that the damage was incomprehensible.
He added that the role of the social media during the protest could not be overlooked.
Speaker Obasa, also lamented the negative impact the COVID-19 pandemic had on the implementation of the Lagos State 2020 budget.