End SARS protests: Femi Falana dragged to ICC

A frontline human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has been dragged to the International Criminal Court, ICC. Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, was dragged to ICC by an organisation, Make Nigeria Better Initiative, MNBI, for allegedly instigating the #EndSARS that led to the deaths of many Nigerians. The complaint dated 4th November, 2020, was... Continue Reading →

Fed Govt will engage youths, address job creation, says minister

Information and Culture Minister Lai Mohammed has assured Nigerians that the Federal Government will continue to engage the youth and address issues of job creation and poverty reduction. Mohammed stated this on Monday while addressing reporters at Federal Government’s consultative meeting with political and traditional leaders in the Southwest at the Lagos House in Alausa,... Continue Reading →

How to curb fake news- Stakeholders

In order to curb the excesses of social media operators and the spread of fake news, stakeholders have called on the Federal Government to come up with legislation and penalties. They spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in separate interviews in Lagos on Tuesday on the trending of fake news in social media,... Continue Reading →

Adesina reveals more details of Buhari’s meeting with former presidents, Heads of State

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has revealed details of who said what during a recent meeting his principal had with all living former presidents and heads of state. The leaders and Buhari held the meeting on October 23, 2020 over the EndSARS protest crisis. At that meeting were Olusegun... Continue Reading →

Oba Akiolu At 77: Salute To A Philanthropic and Tireless Monarch, By Akintoba Mendes

The mood in Lagos State and the whole of Nigeria in general calls for a sombre outlook at the moment. Yet, some important dates have a way of being defiantly critical, even in the midst of turbulence. Such is today, Thursday October 29, when His Royal Highness, the King of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Babatunde Osuolale... Continue Reading →

End SARS: Ikpeazu explains why he did not address protesters at govt house

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has revealed why he did not openly address the End SARS protesters that converged at the main entrance of the Government House, Umuahia during the heat of protest. Speaking at a radio programme in Umuahia, Governor Ikpeazu represented by his Chief Press Secretary, Onyebuchi Ememanka, dismissed fears of being attacked... Continue Reading →

Nnamdi Kanu threatens to disgrace corrupt politicians abroad

Leader of the Indegineous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has warned corrupt Nigerian politicians against traveling outside the country. Kanu who stated this in a live broadcast said his group would publicly disgrace and humiliate corrupt Nigerian political office holder sighted in any foreign country. He said, “Any day any corrupt Nigerian political... Continue Reading →

Youths loot COVID-19 palliatives in Awka

Youths in Awka have ambushed and looted a trailer conveying COVID-19 palliatives stored in a warehouse to an unknown location in the state. It was gathered that the youths were earlier successfully repelled from the State Emergency Management (SEMA) warehouse in Awka where the materials were packed by a combined teams of soldiers and policemen.... Continue Reading →

Nigerian president warns protesters to stop, omits mention of those killed

LAGOS, Nigeria —  Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari warned protesters Thursday to stop the unrest that has gripped the country in recent days but made no mention of the shootings of peaceful protesters that killed at least 12 people and prompted international outrage. The military opened fire without warning on thousands of peaceful protesters singing the national anthem Tuesday... Continue Reading →

End SARS: Rep endorses protests

A member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Dachung Musa Bagos, representing Jos South/ Jos East federal constituency has endorsed the ongoing End SARS protests by youths against the continuous and condemnable atrocities committed by the now disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad popularly known as SARS in Nigeria. Bagos made this known while addressing newsmen in... Continue Reading →

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