Catholic Archbishop Condemns Freezing of #EndSARS Promoters’ Accounts, Asks President Buhari To Apply Caution In Dealing With Youths

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev Alfred Adewale Martins, has faulted the freezing of accounts of #EndSARS promoters. The Archbishop disclosed this in a statement by its Director of Social Communications, Rev. Fr. Anthony Godonu. The clergyman advised the Nigerian Government to be guided in handling prominent figures in the #EndSARS protests. The statement... Continue Reading →

Anambra Judicial Panel Youth Members Raise Alarm Over Freezing Of Bank Accounts Of #EndSARS Protesters

Youth representatives at the Anambra State Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality, Extra-judicial Killing and other Related Matters have condemned the freezing of bank accounts of #EndSARS protesters and other forms of intimidation by the police and Nigerian Government agents. Recall that the Central Bank of Nigeria had obtained an ex parte order to... Continue Reading →

Nigeria soldier flogs woman in public for ‘indecent dressing’

Some military personnel deployed to restore normalcy after the violence that followed #EndSARS protest in Oyo State, have been caught on camera attacking and harassing innocent residents. The reported incidents happened in Beere, Ibadan, Oyo State capital, sources in the community said. One soldier flogged a woman in public, and others shaved men on the... Continue Reading →

Your voice on #EndSARS has been heard at the highest level, Minister tells youth

The Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu on Sunday told youths in the country that their agitations as expressed during the #EndSARS protests have been heard at highest levels. Onu state’s this during when he paid a visit to a victim of gunshot, Favour Imoha, a 300-level medical student of the Ebonyi State University... Continue Reading →

Is This Nigeria’s Arab Spring Moment?

The protests that began as a movement against police brutality have much bigger goals—including regime change. LAGOS, Nigeria On the afternoon of Oct. 20, technicians from the Lekki Concession Co.—the company operating the Lekki toll gate that became home to Lagos residents protesting police brutality in the Nigerian state for over two weeks—showed up to... Continue Reading →

End SARS: Gov Ikpeazu establishes Ministry of Homeland Security for youths in Abia

Amid the End SARS protests, the Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu has set up Ministry of Homeland Security in the state. Ikpeazu said the ministry was created to complement the efforts of security and to empower the youths. He disclosed this during the meeting of the Southeast Governors Forum held in Enugu. The meeting was... Continue Reading →

Nigeria’s youth rises up

The #ENDSars protests mobilised young Nigerians against police brutality. But they have since broadened their demands It all started on 3 October 2020, when a video of the Nigerian police shooting a man at Ughelli, a community in the South-South region of the country, was met with outrage and anger on social media. It was... Continue Reading →

We are taking steps to tackle unrest in Abuja – Minister

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Aliyu, has revealed that the administration is taking steps to tackle youth restiveness that resulted in looting and destruction of government facilities in the territory. The minister who disclosed this during a virtual stakeholders’ meeting, also called on critical stakeholders to embark on strategic sensitization of... Continue Reading →

#EndSARS: Umahi begs youths to forgive country’s leaders

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has appealed to youths to forgive the country’s leaders, noting that the leaders had learnt valuable lessons from the prevailing disturbing situation. Umahi, who made the appeal on Friday during an address to the people of the state, insisted that the country needed to move forward after the killings and... Continue Reading →

Armed Thugs Attack Protesters In Kogi State

Armed thugs suspected to be loyal to the government have attacked peaceful protesters in Kogi State. The thugs attacked the youth while they were converging for protest on Monday. Some Christians, who also gathered for a prayer session, were attacked by the thugs, who brutalised and injured many. A resident of the state, who confirmed... Continue Reading →

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