Lekki Shooting: I mourn for Nigeria—–The Archbishop of Canterbury


The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby has condemned in strong terms the killing of unarmed  #ENDSARS protesters in Lekki Lagos State and other parts of the country.

The cleric who is a personal friend of President Muhammadu Buhari stated that he had often advised Buhari to ensure that lives and properties are protected.

Welby made his position on the shooting known in a message he posted on his Twiter handle, @JustinWelby.

The cleric wrote, “I condemn in the strongest terms the reported deliberate shooting of unarmed protesters in #Lagos and other parts of #Nigeria

I have urged President @MBuhari directly to ensure that lives are protected – and I say that again now.  I mourn for Nigeria. May God save Nigeria.