INEC Headquarter Set Ablaze By Hoodllums

The headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Achi Street, Independence Layout, Enugu, was set ablaze by hoodlums on Sunday. The fire incident is second in three days after the INEC office in Obollo-Afor, Udenu LGA of the state was razed. Mohammed Aliyu, the state commissioner of police confirmed the incident, saying the […]

48 Arrested Over Mile 12 Crisis

Police Command in Lagos has announced the arrest of forty eighty suspects in connection with the Thursday morning disturbances around the Mile 12 area of the state. Gistongist gathered that Mr Olumuyiwa Adejobi, its Public Relations Officer, in a statement, said that normalcy had been restored to the area. Adejobi stated that those arrested would […]

4 Politicians Whose Houses Were Once Attacked In Nigeria

Nigeria’s security continues to deteriorate while the government looks helpless. If criminals are emboldened enough to attack the homes of prominent politicians, despite the huge presence of security, one can imagine the fate of the average masses. In recent times, at least four prominent politicians have had their private properties attacked and destroyed by hoodlums. […]

LASU Under Attack As Hoodlums Rob Students, Passers-by With Weapons

Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos, axis particularly areas along the Lagos-Badagry Expressway—close to the Iyana-Iba market—the Okokomaiko (PPL) area, and the university’s gate on the LASU-Igando road, are now a hotbed of violent crimes. Clutching dangerous weapons such as guns and knives, hoodlums prey on unwitting passers-by in these areas—many of whom are students of […]

I have Forgiven Those Who Invaded My Palace – Oba Of Lagos

The Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu says he has forgiven those who invaded his palace in the wake of EndSARS protest.   Breaking his silence on the incident today, Oba Akiolu however said no one can dethrone him as he ascended to the throne of his ancestors by the wish of God.   The […]

WASSCE Results To Be Released On Monday

The West African Examinations Council has disclosed that results of the 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination would be released on Monday, November 2, 2020. Release of the results was earlier postponed due to the violence following the #EndSARS  protests in the country. WAEC had said the unrest in the country affected some of its […]

Breaking: Sanwo-Olu Lifts Lagos Curfew

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced a lifting of the curfew imposed on the state with immediate effect. He said this in a press statement released by the Lagos Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, on Saturday. The curfew was first announced on Tuesday, October 20, following unrest in the state. Hoodlums had taken […]

Sanwo-Olu Needs N1trn To Reconstruct Lagos – Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, on Sunday disclosed that the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, told him the state would need N1trn for reconstruction following the damage caused by hoodlums who hijacked the #EndSARS protests. Gbajabiamila spoke while fielding questions from State House correspondents after a tour of some of the […]

Hoodlums Invade Ikorodu Palace, Injure Many

Suspected hoodlums and land grabbers on Sunday invaded Isiu palace in Ikorodu, Lagos State. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Oba Okukayode Raji was given the staff of office by Lagos State Commissioner for Special Duties, Wale Ahmed, on August 24, 2020. The hoodlums allegedly attempted to abduct the newly installed monarch. The monarch told NAN that […]