Tag: Protest

Turning Point of Nigeria Protest
Editorial View, Leadership

Turning Point of Nigeria Protest

#SORO-SOKE According to poet Friedrich Hebbel (1837); “we must not complain that all things be fleeting. That which is most transient, if it really touches us awakens within us something is lasting”. What is steering the mind of Nigeria Youths for this clarion call of awakening? The solution to this question lies in the law […]

Read More
Anticipate Curfew Ease on Friday – Sanwo-olu
Security

Anticipate Curfew Ease on Friday – Sanwo-olu

The 72-hour curfew declared on Lagos state by Governor ‘Jide Sanwo-olu which was a product of the awry protests in the state may now be eased on Friday. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement on Thursday, said the residents of the state should anticipate an ease on the curfew on Friday provided the street is cleared and […]

Read More
#EndSARS: Buhari’s Silence Leading Nigeria into Anarcy – Nwodo Dr. Okwesilieze Nwodo. Photo Credit: Vanguard
Security

#EndSARS: Buhari’s Silence Leading Nigeria into Anarcy – Nwodo

A political icon in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the silence of president Muhammadu Buhari over the rampaging incidents in the country. In his call, Okwesilieze Nwodo, a former National Chairman of PDP, admonished the president and the All Progressive Congress, APC-led administration to break the silence and address the protesters nationwide, […]

Read More
#EndSARS: Shehu Sani Warns Army Against Operation Crocodile Smile
Security

#EndSARS: Shehu Sani Warns Army Against Operation Crocodile Smile

“You block their future, now they’re blocking your roads.” A former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria who represented Kaduna Central Senatorial district has reacted to the ongoing nationwide protest as he warns Nigerian Army against Operation Crocodile Smile VI. The Nigerian Army has revealed its plans to embark on the Operation Crocodile Smile […]

Read More
#EndSARS: It is a Sacrilege to Shoot Protesters, Oyedepo Speaks in Support of #EndSARS Bishop David Oyedepo, Photo Credit: Business Day
Religion, Security

#EndSARS: It is a Sacrilege to Shoot Protesters, Oyedepo Speaks in Support of #EndSARS

The head of Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo has condemned the extrajudicial killings of Youths calling for an end to police brutality, extrajudicial killings and extortion in Nigeria. Oyedepo, in his homily at the second service of the church on Sunday, described the Buhari-led administration as “the most gruesome” one in the history […]

Read More
#EndSARS: Oyetola Speaks on Attack, Says Politically Motivated
News

#EndSARS: Oyetola Speaks on Attack, Says Politically Motivated

The governor of Osun State, Alhaji Adegboyega Oyetola has spoken up on the attack on his convoy while addressing #EndSARS protesters in the state on Saturday. The attack which saw the end of two people took place on Saturday while the governor was addressing the #EndSARS protesters in Osogbo, Osun state capital. Reacting to the […]

Read More
Just in: #EndSARS protest banned in FCT #EndSARS Protest banner
COVID-19, Security

Just in: #EndSARS protest banned in FCT

The nationwide call for an end to police brutality has been banned in the Federal Capital Teritory, FCT, Abuja over what they tagged violation of COVID-19 preventive protocol. The ban was pronounced by the Federal Capital Territory Security Committee after a meeting on Wednesday, arguing that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) had been disbanded by […]

Read More
Just in: Lagos State Governor, Sanwo-olu joins #EndSARS protest Photo of Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu (In Blue) at the protest ground. Photo Credit: Twitter/JideSanwoolu
News, Security

Just in: Lagos State Governor, Sanwo-olu joins #EndSARS protest

The governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has taken the bold step of joining the movement that calls for an end to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS in Lagos state. Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday, joined the protesters in Alausa area of the state where he received their letter of demand, the governor disclosed in a tweet. […]

Read More
Heavy traffic as #EndSARS protesters storm Iwo road in Ibadan Photo Credit: Punch
News, Security

Heavy traffic as #EndSARS protesters storm Iwo road in Ibadan

Nigerian Youths agitating for an end to police brutality and harrasements had taken over Iwo road in Ibadan, Oyo State capital in Tuesday. The die hard protesters has caused gridlock on the ever busy road of Ibadan as early as 9 am of Tuesday morning, PUNCH reported. The report also confirmed that many travellers has […]

Read More
Enable Notifications    OK No thanks