Day: October 21, 2020

JAILBREAK: You have just three days to return, Obaseki tells fleeing inmates

October 21, 2020

157 ViewsEdo State Governor Godwin Obaseki has given the inmates who escaped from the Benin Medium Security Correctional Centre, Sapele Road, and the Oko Medium Security Correctional Centre up till Friday, October 23 to return voluntarily or face the wrath of the law. According to several reports, some hoodlums who high jacked the peaceful #EndSARS […]

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Lekki Shooting: We switched off Lekki Billboard on Sanwoolu’s Order” – Seyi Tinubu

October 21, 2020

206 ViewsLoatsad Promomedia has issued a statement clearing up rumors that it played a role in the attack on #ENDSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday evening. The media company owned by Seyi Tinubu, son of Popular Lagos politician/APC national leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, disclosed that they shut down their billboard at the Lekki Tollgate […]

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#Lekki Shooting: “I condemn in the strongest possible terms, attacks launched by the Nigerian military on unarmed young people—-Adeboye

October 21, 2020

152 ViewsThe General overseer of the Redeemed Christain Church Of God Pastor Enoch Adeboye has condemned in strong terms the shooting of unarmed  #ENDSARS protesters at the Lekki toll gate by military personnel. Condemning the Nigerian military and the police for the role they played in the massacre of peaceful protesters Pastor E.A Adeboye in […]

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#EndSARS: Nigerian Army says it has arrested the soldier who recorded a video begging his colleagues not to shoot at  protesters

October 21, 2020

178 ViewsThe Nigerian Army has announced that it has arrested the soldier who recorded a video begging his colleagues not to shoot at #EndSARS protesters. The soldier who wore a hood or mask while making the video has now been identified as Lance Corporal Harrison Friday. In the video, he begged his colleagues not to […]

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Actress Adah Ameh loses daughter

October 21, 2020

225 ViewsNollywood actress Adah Ameh has lost her daughter Aladi Godgifts Ameh to the cold hands of death. She made this known via her Instagram account. Ada revealed that her daughter died in the early hours of today October 20.   She wrote;   Fams!!! My lovely people. Pray for me My beautiful darling Child […]

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#ENDSARS: Killing protesters only worsen the situation and make dialogue impossible—OBJ

October 21, 2020

172 ViewsNigeria’s former President  Olusegun Obasanjo has condemned the use of brute force to quell protests at the Lekki tollgate perpetrated by the Nigerian military on Tuesday, October 20, an incident which led to the loss of lives with several protesters injured. Obasanjo said that it was obvious that the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari […]

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#ENDSARS: Call the military to order—–Joe Biden tells Buhari

October 21, 2020

251 ViewsFormer US Vice President and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden have advised President Buhari to put a halt to the ongoing violent crackdown on protesters in the country. The presidential candidate released the statement hours after security operatives opened fire on protesters at the Lekki toll gate in Lagos. Joe Biden also called on […]

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Prison break: 1, 993 inmates escaped in Benin and Oko correctional facilities—-FG

October 21, 2020

165 ViewsThe Federal Government has disclosed that P unlawfully released at Benin and Oko correctional centers in Benin by hoodlums on Monday Oct.19 under the guise of the #ENDSARS protest. A statement released by the Director, Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Interior, Mohammed Manga, on Tuesday, October 20, said 12 suspects have been arrested in […]

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#ENDSARS: UK shuts down application centers in Nigeria

October 21, 2020

190 ViewsThe United Kingdom has called off applications in its visa application centers in Nigeria following the crisis arising from #EndSARS protests across the country. The UK made this known in a statement on its website. The statement was titled, ‘Important: Closure of our Visa application center’. The statement read, “Due to the ongoing protest […]

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Lekki Shooting: I mourn for Nigeria—–The Archbishop of Canterbury

October 21, 2020

164 ViewsThe Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby has condemned in strong terms the killing of unarmed  #ENDSARS protesters in Lekki Lagos State and other parts of the country. The cleric who is a personal friend of President Muhammadu Buhari stated that he had often advised Buhari to ensure that lives and properties are protected. Welby […]

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ENDSARS: Hoodlums hijack protest, kills two policemen, set Police station ablaze in Rivers|Video

October 21, 2020

155 ViewsHoodlums hiding under the guise of #ENDSARS protest in River State has set ablaze Afam Divisional Police Office in Oyigbo Local Government Area (LGA), killing two policemen in the process. The Police Area Command in the council was also razed down by the miscreants. It was learnt the protest caused apprehension among residents in […]

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Lekki Shootings: Prosecute soldiers involved Reps tell Buhari

October 21, 2020

210 ViewsThe minority caucus of the House of Representatives has called on the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to order the arrest and prosecution of soldiers who attacked #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday night.  The Minority Leader, Mr. Ndudi Elumelu, in a statement issued on Wednesday, “strongly” condemned the killing of […]

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