Pandemonium has broken out in the Lekki Toll Gate Area of Lagos as armed security personnel fired gunshots to disperse the EndSARS protesters.
While details of the incident are still sketchy, there have been reports of various casualties.
Videos from the scene of the incident have shown some persons bleeding from gunshot wounds, as others try to extract the bullets.
Some others were seen administering CPR to others to resuscitate them.
Eye witness report had it that one person was killed and several others injured.
According to him, they were all sitting on the floor when soldiers began to shoot.
Ajani noted that the shooting caused pandemonium as protesters scampered to safety.
Also, videos of continuous gunshots had gone viral on social media.
In one of the videos, a lifeless youth was seen on the floor.
The protesters in the video called for help, saying they were under heavy gunfire bombardment.
The incident comes hours after the Lagos State Government declared a 24-hour curfew as part of efforts to stop the violence which had broken out in some parts of the state by criminal elements hiding under the guise of #EndSARS protests.