In another development, the Managing Director of Cross River Basin Development Authority , Bassey Nkposong , revealed that hoodlums demanded N 15 m in order to spare the Basin Authority from destruction .
He disclosed this to journalists on Thursday at scenes of the pillaged agency , saying over 30 vehicles in the agency and all the offices were either vandalised or burnt during the violence that trailed the # EndSARS protest last weekend .
“ They called one of my staff and asked for N15 m to spare the place . We negotiated the amount to N 5 m . My staff members were already contributing money . But they could not wait . They proceeded to attack the premises , ” he disclosed .
Nkposong added that 1 , 690 birds , chemicals , feeds , machines worth over N8 m were looted from its poultry in Calabar .