No fewer than 250 staff of Television Continental at Ikosi , Ketu, Lagos State , have been rendered jobless after arsonists burnt the station .
The Chief Executive Officer of the station , Mr Andrew Hanlon, added that over 500 direct employees of the station had been struggling to work in temporary accommodation put up by the company .
Halon stated these on Thursday when the state Governor , Mr Babajide Sanwo- Olu , visited the management and staff of the station .
Some hoodlums attacked the station after the # EndSARS protest turned violent .
Transmission gadgets, state – of – the- art studios , production rooms and operational vehicles of TVC , including cars of staff , were set ablaze .
Hanlon took the governor round the main auditorium , which was the hub of the TV station ’ s operation . It was razed .
The auditorium housed three main studios , three control rooms , three master control rooms and a central transmission laboratory said to have been equipped with modern communication gadgets worth millions of dollars .
All left in the building were charred materials.