October 2020

Buhari suspends protests nationwide

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President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended protests across the nation. In a nationwide broadcast on Thursday night, he said the suspension follows the violent turn of #ENDSARS protests across the Federation, … Read more

#EndSARS: Southwest Senators condemn shooting of Lekki protesters

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The Southwest Senate caucus has condemned the use of “brute force against peaceful protesters in the country.” The Senators, in a communique in Abuja, also condemned the wanton destruction of … Read more

#EndSARS: US seeks investigation into Lekki shootings

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The United States has called for an immediate investigation into the excessive use of force by the military in the alleged killing of unarmed protesters at the Lekki toll gate … Read more

INEC postpones senatorial, Assembly bye elections

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the 15 senatorial and state bye-elections slated for October 31 in 11 states. Though the commission did not state the reason for … Read more

#EndSARS: Eagles may boycott AFCON qualifiers

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There are strong indications that some Super Eagles stars may boycott next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nation double-header against Sierra Leone over safety concerns. #EndSARS protests against police brutality … Read more

Lekki shootings: Lagos govt can’t be exonerated -Okei-Odumakin

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Two civil rights movements under the aegis of Women Arise and Centre for Change, on Wednesday, lent its voice to the killing of #EndSARS protesters by security operatives in Lagos … Read more

FG deploys more troops to secure public buildings

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There have been reports of widespread arson and violence in the past few days as rampaging hoodlums looted, razed and destroyed public assets. Sanwo-Olu had announced the imposition of the … Read more

Lagos may ease curfew Friday – Sanwo-Olu

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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said the 24-hour curfew imposed on the state to curtail the arson and widespread violence that has ravaged the state might be eased by … Read more

#End SARS protest: Rep Nnaji praises Gov. Ugwuanyi’s aporoach

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The lawmaker representing Nkanu East/West Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives, Honourable Nnolim Nnaji has commended the executive Governor of Enugu State, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his usual … Read more

Kogi cleric recalls beatings by LG chairmanship aspirant, ‘SARS’ operatives

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Members of the supposedly disbanded Special Anti Robbery Squad are still operating in Kogi State as a group of Christian worshippers on prayer walk were reportedly attacked by suspected hoodlums … Read more