The minister of information, Lai Mohammed said that CNN should earn a serious sanction for irresponsible reporting.
He made this known at a news conference on Thursday. The minister described the alleged killing at the Lekki tollgate as a massacre without bodies
On Wednesday, CNN published its investigation on the incident, alleging that soldiers used live bullets on #EndSARS protesters who had converged on Lekki tollgate on October 20.
The army insists that its men, only fired blank bullets in the air to disperse the protesters.