Nigerian Army Shouldn’t Have Carried Live Ammunition to Lekki Toll Gate, Says Retired US Military Officer

A retired Captain from the United States Army, Bishop Johnson, has said that it is wrong and unethical for soldiers of the Nigerian Army to go to the scene of the Lekki tollgate civilian protest with live ammunition. The ex-U.S officer added that the soldiers were not supposed to be at the scene, and if... Continue Reading →

End SARS: AGF Malami asked to resign over Lekki shooting

A social activist, Jumu’ah Abiodun, has asked the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, to resign for “misleading the world” after Lekki shooting during the End SARS protest. Soldiers opened fire the night of October 20 as demonstrators in Lagos called for an end to police brutality. In his reaction, Malami said hoodlums... Continue Reading →

Army general indicts Buratai over shooting of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki

More revelations have continued to emerge over the events that led to shooting of peaceful #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos on Tuesday October 20, 2020. Brig. Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, the Commander of 81 Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island, has fingered the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, as the person... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: Seven ‘Lekki shooting victims’ appear before Lagos panel

Seven alleged victims of the Lekki Shooting on Saturday appeared before the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARS. Anthony Ezenwoko's blog  reports that the panel will also be probing the alleged shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki tollgate by soldiers on October 20. The victims, who were led... Continue Reading →

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu right to invite military, General tells panel

The Commander of 81 Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island, Lagos, Brig. Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, said on Saturday, that the #EndSARS protest plunged Lagos State into anarchy. Taiwo said against the background of burning of police stations and looting of arms and ammunition; the killing of policemen, blockage of roads and extortion of money from innocent... Continue Reading →

Mob torches station as Inspector rapes 13-year-old in Benue

A Mobile Police Inspector simply identified as John has been detained at Ugba Police Station for raping a 13-year-old student in Ayilamo, Tombo ward, Logo local Government area in Benue. The incident happened on Thursday in Ayilamo. A community leader, Hon Wuam Hilega, said, "around 5pm on Thursday, five female students of Tombo Community secondly... Continue Reading →

Youths burn market over strange deaths

IRATE youths of Ute-Okpu, Ika North East Local Government Area of Delta State, on Tuesday took to the streets to protest rising deaths of youths in the area. It was learnt the youths got angry after four of them died. The protesters reportedly burnt the market, but were unable to raze the monarch’s palace as... Continue Reading →

Canada Grants Asylum to #EndSARS Protester, DJ Switch

Strong indications emerged yesterday that Canada has granted asylum to DJ Switch, the #EndSARS protester who streamed live the shooting that happened at Lekki Toll gate in Lagos State. DJ Switch sought the asylum after several attempts on her life after the killing of peaceful #EndSARS protesters in Lekki. The sensational disc jockey revealed that... Continue Reading →

Biafra: Gov Wike told to conduct referendum in Rivers

The Biafra Nations League, BNL, has called on the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, to conduct a referendum in the State to be sure if the people want Biafra. Dismissing Wike’s claim that the Rivers State people are not part of the Biafra struggle, BNL leader reminded the Governor that it was his (Wike) Ikwerre... Continue Reading →

Top Nigerian Bank Sued for Blocking Account Linked to Protesters

Access Bank Plc, Nigeria’s biggest bank, is accused of illegally blocking an account used to promote media coverage of protests against police brutality that recently swept Africa’s most populous country. Gatefield Nigeria Ltd., a public affairs company, filed a case against Access Bank in a federal court in Abuja, the capital, on Oct. 28, accusing... Continue Reading →

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