National Mosque In Abuja Shut Down As Muslims Protest Against Buhari’s Administration

A group of Muslims were seen Protesting Against President Muhammadu Buhari’ leadership at the National mosque Abuja Gistongist gathered that the Muslim faithful could be heard shouting in a yet unconfirmed video, “kill us all if you want to. How can someone without a certificate give the order?” Armed soldiers were preventing the Protesters from entering […]

Delta State Poly Shut Down By Students, See Why

Students of the Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku, in the Aniocha South Local Government Area of the state, have reportedly shut down academic activities over increment of school fees and introduction of new charges by the school management. The students also protested against the ban on students driving private vehicles onto the polytechnic premises, as well […]

Thousands of people Detained In Russia, See Why

Thousands of people have been detained as police try to stop nationwide protests in Russia in support of jailed opposition politician Mr Alexei Navalny.   Police are also breaking up groups of his supporters gathered in the capital, Moscow, ahead of a protest there.   Thousands of people have already taken part in rallies in […]

Lekki Shooting: Protester Tells Panel She Saw Corpse With Bullet-Torn Head

An EndSARS protester, Kamsiyochukwu Perpetual, has told the Lagos State Judicial Panel that she saw many dead bodies, including one with a bullet-torn head following the alleged shooting of protesters by soldiers at the Lekki tollgate on Tuesday, 20th October, 2020. In a petition she submitted to the panel, Perpetual said she saw the dead […]

EndSARS: Davido Praises Female Protesters For Inspiring Him To Join

Afro pop artiste, Davido, has revealed that the female #EndSARS protesters gave him the courage to join the campaign against police brutality. The iconic singer, while speaking on Apple Radio’s Africa Now with DJ Cuppy, added that when he got to the protest ground, the protesters were angry at him for joining them late. Davido […]

Lawyers Pray Court To Dismiss Lagos Judicial Panel

Two Nigerian lawyers Adekunle Augustine and Semion Akogwu, have gone before the Federal High Court in Lagos seeking an order disbanding the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry set up to look into complaints of human rights abuses by men of the disbanded police Special Anti-Robbery Squad. The two lawyers, in their fresh suit, are […]

Lekki Shooting: CSOs Condemn Use Of Live Bullets

No fewer than 33 Civil Society Organisations, CSOs, have on Monday, condemned use of live bullets on protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate last week Tuesday. This was contained in a statement signed by leaders of the CSOs which include Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD); Enough is Enough (EIE); Partners for Electoral Reform; Civil […]

Southwest Senators Condemn Lekki Killings

Senators representing parts of the Southwest parts of the country have condemned the use of “brute force against peaceful protesters in the country.” In a communique in Abuja, also condemned the wanton destruction of public and private by hoodlums believed to have hijacked the #EndSARS protests in some states of the federation. They said: “We […]

Breaking: Ongoing Shooting In Lekki, Other Parts Of Lagos

There was ongoing shooting around the Lekki tollgate area of Lagos State today. Soldiers and other law enforcement agents arrived the site which had been a gathering point for #EndSARS protests for over a week, to enforce the curfew imposed by the Lagos State Government earlier today. The soldiers opened fire and felled many protesters […]

#EndSARS: Akeredolu Condemns Attack On Oyetola

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has condemned, in strong terms, the attack on Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun State, allegedly by #EndSARS protesters, calling on its organisers to exercise control over stakeholders involved in the protests. Gov. Oyetola was attacked by armed thugs while addressing Nigerians, especially youths, protesting police brutality under #EndSARS, on […]