Looter sets Lagos State Court ablaze wears judge’s robe.
hoodlums looted into the Igbosere High Court, Lagos Island on Wednesday, carrying away computers, printers, files, fans, air conditioners and other items.
A viral video also shows one of the thugs dressed in a judge’s robe and wig.
After looting the ‘temple of justice’ the rioters set it ablaze before leaving.
A lawyer, Yinka Aileru unveiled that the loss of documents may not directly affect cases because the Lagos State judiciary had introduced e-filing.
He enunciated, “In Lagos State they introduced the concept of e-filing so all processes are also submitted in soft copy. There is a section where soft copies are scanned. However, I don’t know if the server has been affected.”
Angry youths have in the last eight hours taken over several public buildings in Lagos Island including the Palace of the Oba of Lagos.
The office of the Nigerian Ports Authority was not left aside while security officials have been unable to cushion the situation.
Recently in the day, the family home of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu was set ablaze by hoodlums.,