Tags: #EndSARS protest

Fresh Protests: Any Act Of Hooliganism Will Be Dealt With – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday warned that any act of hooliganism hiding behind lawful and peaceful protests will be dealt with decisively to ensure peace and stability in the country. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina revealed that the president stated this while virtually declaring open the Chief of…

Absence of Fani-Kayode in Court Stalls Trial

The trial of former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, before Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court, Abuja, for money laundering could not hold on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 due to his absence in court for the third consecutive time. Fani-Kayode is facing a five-count charge of money laundering to the tune of N26 million,…

It’s In Interest Of Youths To Keep Peace, Says President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday told Nigerian youths who have been protesting across the country that it was in their interest to keep the peace. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President spoke during the visit of the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Amina Mohammed,…

NECO Exam To Continue November 9

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has announced that the suspended 2020 Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) will be continued nationwide on Monday 9th November, 2020. This was disclosed by the Head of Information and Public Relations Division, NECO, Azeez Sani in a statement on Monday in Abuja. The statement states: “The National Examinations Council (NECO)…

Circle Mall Looting: Sanwo-Olu Promises Financial Support For Business Owners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to assist the tenants and shop owners at Circle Mall in Lekki to enable them to bounce back to business following recent looting and burning of the mall by hoodlums who hijack the EndSARS protests. Speaking on Sunday during a condolence visit and meeting with tenants and…

Burna Boy Dedicates New Song To #EndSARS Victims

Nigeria singer, songwriter and rapper Burna Boy has released a new song dedicated to victims killed during peaceful anti-police brutality protests across the country. The song titled 20-10-2020 sang in Pidgin focused around events that happened at the Lekki tollgate and a way of ensuring victims of the #EndSARS protest are not forgotten. Proceeds made…

Children Of Policemen Killed In Lagos Violence Get Scholarship

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday pledged that police officers lynched in the wake of the violence that erupted last week in the State will not die in vain. At a visit to the Lagos Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, on Wednesday, the Governor announced the award of scholarship to the children of the slain…

Enough Is Enough – IGP Warns Trouble Makers, Looters

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has said ‘Enough is Enough’ to all acts of lawlessness and brigandage going on in some parts of the country. The police boss on Saturday ordered the immediate mobilization of all police operational assets and resources to bring an end to the wanton violence, killings, looting and destruction…

My Security Did Not Shoot Anyone During Ogbomoso Palace Attack ― Sunday Dare

Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare, has reacted to the shooting incident recorded on Sunday, October 11, 2020, when he visited to his hometown, Ogbomoso, and the palace of the town, The Minister, who spoke contrary to reports in some quarters that his security details shot when the attackers stormed the palace, said…