Southwest Lawmakers Commiserate With Sanwo-Olu Over Property Destruction and Looting

Lawmakers representing all the States in Southwest in the Senate, have visited Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to commiserate with him on last week’s coordinated destruction of public and private properties in Lagos. The delegation of the Southwest caucus in the Senate led by Senator Ajayi Boroffice visited the Governor at the State House […]

Defence HQ Tells Nigerians To Wait For Outcome Of Investigation

The Defence Headquarters has directed Nigerians to wait for the outcome of an ongoing investigation into the Tuesday shooting of #EndSARS protesters by soldiers at Lekki, Lagos. Footage showed the soldiers firing at the demonstration ground where protesters had gathered to demand police reforms. But responding to questions on the troops’ involvement in the incident […]

MFM Condemn Shooting On Unharmed Protesters

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, MFM, has  condemned the shooting of protesting youths by Nigerian security operatives. The security operatives were reported on Tuesday to have used live bullets on the youths that were carrying out peaceful protest across the country against Police brutality. The church, in a statement by its PR Taskforce Committee, […]

Lagos State Might Ease Curfew Come Friday

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 Friday. The governor said the easing of the curfew was necessary for Lagos residents to restock food supplies and other essential commodities. “Once we see […]

United Kingdom High Commission Shutdown Activities In Lagos

The United Kingdom High Commission in Nigeria has shut down activities for two days amid the ongoing nationwide protest rocking the country. The commission made the announcement in a statement on its verified twitter handle on Wednesday. The statement added that applicants with appointments for Wednesday and Thursday are to reschedule their appointments from Monday, […]

Oyingbo BRT Station Set Ablaze

Hoodlums set ablaze the Bus Rapid Transit terminal at Oyingbo, Lagos Mainland, Lagos State, eyewitnesses said on Wednesday. They also burnt many BRT buses, at least three residents in the area confirmed. The eyewitnesses said there is tension in the area. One of the residents, Okanlawon, said two persons are feared dead. “Markets cannot open. […]

Senator Advises Government To Go After Protesters

Former Governor of Kebbi State and Senator representing Kebbi Central Senatorial district, Sen. Adamu Aliero has advised the government to go after the protesting youths if attempts to negotiate with them fails. Aliero’s position was at the backdrop of concerns raised in a motion by Senator Biodun Olujimi over violence occasioned by the End SARS […]

Soldiers And Policemen Deployed Near Abuja Airport

Soldiers and policemen were in the early hours of Tuesday deployed in some communities near the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. It is thought that it was done to forestall further breakdown of law and order as the protests against the scrapped Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force continues. They were seen mounting […]

Tinubu Calls On EndSARS Protesters To Give Government Time

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu has called on the #EndSARS protesters to call off protests and give the government time. Tinubu made the appeal in a statement issued on Monday and applauded the youths for standing up for their rights. The former governor also warned the protesters not to “fritter […]

Sanwo-olu Meets EndSARS Judicial Inquiry Panel

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has received in audience, Justice Doris Okuwobi (rtd), chairman of the Judicial Panel of Enquiry and Restitution set up to investigate cases of brutality and human rights violations committed by operatives of the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in the State.   Okuwobi’s visit to the Governor came ahead […]