Potiskum Chapter of the the Nationwide Transport Homeowners (NATO) has claimed that lots of its member reportedly killed in some southeastern states through the Finish SARS protest, which turned violent.
Chairman of the chapter, Alhaji Abdullahi Garba Alele, made the declare on Sunday in Potiskum city in Yobe State whereas reacting on the current unhappy occurring within the nation.
He additionally claimed that many articulated trailers belong to members of the Affiliation have been burnt to ashes by hoodlums.
The chairman disclosed that, “in Aba, alongside articulated trailers belonging to the individuals of Yobe state have been burnt past recognition leaving many companies crippled.
“Other than dropping tens of millions of naira to the hoodlums the affiliation is but to determine contacts with many drivers. Some useless our bodies have been recovered, whereas those that survived the disaster have been traumatised”.
Alele, due to this fact, referred to as on the federal authorities to represent a committee of inquiry to determine the depth of damages brought on by hoodlums within the southern a part of the nation.
The Chairman, nonetheless, recommended the efforts of the Rivers State Governor Nyeson Wike for his braveness in restoring normalcy in his area and safety for the non indigenes residing in Rivers state.
“The affiliation is compiling all of the loses incurred to the violent incident for onward submission to the Yobe state authorities for related authorities to take applicable motion”, he revealed.
Recall that the Finish SARS peaceable protest meant to carry an finish to police brutality in Nigeria was subsequently hijacked by misguided youths inflicting mayhem to many unsuspecting commuters, private and non-private investments in some components of the nation.