14-Year-Old Girl Shot Dead By Police During Lagos Yoruba Nation Rally (Graphic Photo)

Yoruba Nation Protesters

An operative of the Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police Force has allegedly shot dead a 14-year-old girl during the Yoruba Nation Rally held in Lagos today.

VANTAGE NEWS reports that the rally which was opposed by the police held in Lagos but had a low turnout.

The girl was said to be a yoghurt seller who was not taking part in the rally.

In a tweet, a former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode said that a 14-year old girl was shot and killed by the police while trying to disperse the protesters in the Ojota area of the state.

He tweeted, “A 14 year girl has been shot dead by the police during the Yoruba Nation rally in Lagos. So young! What was her crime? This is unacceptable. This is wicked. This is evil. This is barbaric. This is provocative. This is tragic. This is dangerous. I call for restraint.”

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