The United States Government on Thursday denounced the utilization of unreasonable power on unarmed nonconformists at the Lekki cost entryway square on Tuesday night by agents of the Nigeria Army.
Senior authorities of the US Government communicated their disappointment during a gathering with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.
Morgan Ortagus, Spokesperson for the State Department, said in an explanation that the authorities were driven by Counselor of the US State Department, Ulrich Brechbühl.
Others at the gathering include: Assistant Secretary Robert Destro and Assistant Secretary Denise Natali.
The US government likewise solicited the national government from Nigeria to fish out and arraign the troopers behind the shootings.
The announcement read to a limited extent, “Guide T. Ulrich Brechbühl met with Nigerian Vice President Yemi Osinbajo today in Abuja, Nigeria as a feature of a formerly booked designation, which included Assistant Secretary Robert Destro and Assistant Secretary Denise Natali, to raise US worries about progressing viciousness in Nigeria, common liberties, strict opportunity, and dealing with people, and to get with senior Nigerian government authorities how they are tending to those issues.
“The instructor communicated the US judgment of the utilization of extreme power by military powers that terminated on unarmed demonstrators in Lagos. He communicated sympathies to the casualties of these shootings and encouraged the legislature of Nigeria to maintain its duty to consider those mindful responsible under the law.”
“Guide Brechbühl and Vice President Osinbajo underlined the significance of US and Nigerian joint effort on shared objectives of improving security collaboration and fortifying monetary organization to cultivate common flourishing,” the announcement read.