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Thursday, October 22, 2020
Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has again called on the Nigerian youth to call off their protest and engage government in a meaningful dialogue to find amicable solutions to their demands. Governor Abiodun who made the call when he hosted representatives of students of higher institutions in the State...
The House of Representatives on Tuesday says it has committed to a programme of reforms and collaborating with the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in a bid to bring about comprehensive transformation of the nation's police structure as Nigerian youths have continued with...
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has imposed a 24hr curfew on all parts of the state following rising tension occasioned by activities of hoodlums who hide under the guise of the ongoing EndSARS protest. Governor Sanwo-Olu, who have in the last one week identified with protesters in Lagos, and commitedly...
As EndSARS protest against police brutality and extra-judicial killings in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) nears two weeks on Monday, some hoodlums have burnt down about 50 cars at Apo Mechanic village in Abuja. Thugs, alleged to be sponsored for the distruption of ongoing agitation for a comprehensive police reform...
The ongoing #EndSARS movement has assumed a violent dimension in Edo State as people posing as protesters attacked facilities of Nigeria Police Force. The protesters were accused of security facilities at Ugbekun Police Station, Oba Market Police Station and Idogbo Police Post in Benin, Edo State capital. Describing the incident as...
The Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led Lagos State Government has directed all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the #EndSARS protests across the state. The Sanwo-Olu administration issued the directive through Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, describing the safety of the...
In his usual heart-led leadership qualities, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Monday again appealed to the youths demonstrating against police brutality in the state to leave the roads and embrace the dialogue for the resolution of their agitations. Sanwo-Olu said his administration has shown sincerity and willingness to address all...
The Edo State Government has announced the imposition of a 24-hour curfew across the state with effect from 4:00 pm, October 19, 2020. till further notice. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Osarodion Ogie , announced the curfew, which he said is indefinite. According to the SSG, the imposition of...
Police officers have fired teargas at #EndSARS protesters in Abuja, the nation's capital. The #EndSARS protesters who have been on the streets for about two weeks now were intercepted by the security agents at the John Kennedy Street as they attempt to march through the back gate of the Presidential...
The 7-member Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution to probe accusations of brutality and human rights violations leveled against the now disbanded police tactical unit, Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) has been sworn-in on Monday at the State House, Marina, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the swearing in...