Lagos Assembly calls for renaming of sites, monuments named after Colonial Masters

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By Ebunoluwa Sessou

Lagos State House of Assembly has referred to as on Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to direct the Commissioner for Tourism, Arts, and Culture to work out modalities with the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice on easy methods to take away all vestiges of the slave commerce and colonialism superiority and rename them.

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This Motion was moved by the Deputy Majority Leader, Mr. Noheem Adams representing Eti-Osa constituency 01 on the plenary invoking the Prevention Law, 2015 as a information.

In the Motion, the lawmaker recalled the grotesque killing of George Floyd, who was killed on May 25 May 2020 at Minneapolis, Minnesota United States of America by a white man named Derek Chauvin.

The Assembly additional famous the callous homicide of Floyd triggered worldwide condemnations, demonstrations, and protest in opposition to the continued police violence and racism of blacks within the United States and Europe with out provocation.

The Speaker, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa said that the movement was supposed to advertise Africa.

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Lagos Assembly calls for renaming of sites, monuments named after Colonial Masters

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