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#EndSARS: I stand with Nigerian youths- Janet Jackson

Legendary pop diva, Janet Jackson, has taken to her social media account to lend her support to the ongoing #EndSARS. The singer stated that she stands with the Nigerian...

PRESIDENT MUHAMMADU BUHARI’S FULL SPEECH ON #ENDSARS PROTESTS

ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE ENDSARS PROTESTS, 22ND OCTOBER, 2020 Fellow Nigerians, It...

Over 268, 753 sign petition for Buhari’s prosecution at ICC

Over 268,758 persons have so far signed a petition for President Muhammadu Buhari and other top officials of his government to be charged over the killing of peaceful...

#EndSARS: It’s time Buhari overhauls govt machinery – PGF

Director General of the Progressives Governors Forum, Dr. Salihu Lukeman, on Thursday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to overhaul the machinery of his administration...

Buhari to address Nigerians at 7pm

President Muhammadu Buhari will at 7pm address the security situation in the country. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, disclosed...

#EndSARS: Reports of crimes already with us, we’re watching closely – ICC

International Criminal Court says it has received reports of crimes committed during the #EndSARS protests in Nigeria. ICC Prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, disclosed this in...

Lekki shooting: I called Buhari twice Wednesday, he didn’t answer my phone – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has recounted how he unsuccessful tried to inform President Muhamadu Buhari when hoodlums unleashed unprecedented violence,...

Thugs storm Ondo prison, set free 58 inmates

Suspected thugs on Thursday broke into the National Correctional Service Centre in Okitipupa, the headquarters of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State, and...

Lagos may ease curfew Friday, says Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says the 24-hour curfew imposed on the state to curtail the arson and widespread violence that has ravaged the state might be...

Relume foundation donates N300m medical facilities to Yobe LGA

Bala Dauda The Relume Charitable Foundation and its partners have on Thursday donated a standard primary healthcare centre worth N300 million to Fika Local Government...

Buhari convenes National Security Council meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a meeting of the National Security Council at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The meeting...

LET’S STAND FOR DEMOCRACY AND NOT FOR ANARCHY,By Umar Ardo

Let me start, on behalf of myself, my family and political associates and supporters, by joining millions of the good citizens of this great country to commend our great...

Adamawa LG chairmen vow to tackle COVID-19, adopt action plans

Chairmen of the 21 local government areas of Adamawa State, have adopted resolutions and action plans to contain the spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic in the state....

PDP leaders using #EndSARS for political gains, says APC

Ruling All Progressives Congress, on Wednesday, accused the main opposition Peoples Democratic Party of sponsoring the #EndSARS nationwide protests and using them for...

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: Nigeria is murdering its citizens

Under President Muhammadu Buhari, there is a sense that the country could burn to the ground. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie LAGOS, Nigeria — For years, the name SARS hung...

Jukun/Tiv Crisis: Over N14 billion lost in Southern Taraba, as Gov. Ishaku vows to resolve conflict

By Bala Dan Abu The Chairman of the Seven-man Judicial Commission of Enquiry into the crisis between the Tiv and their Neighbours in Taraba State, Retired Justice Kummai...

Some people told Presidency I sponsored #EndSARS protests – Tinubu

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has denied any involvement in the #EndSARS protests. Tinubu, who spoke during a Channels TV...

Gov Mala-Buni empowers 200 cash agents with N10 million

Bala Dauda,Damaturu Gov Mai Mala-Buni of Yobe has approved N10 million as capital to 200 youths trained as money agents in the state. Mala-Buni who gave the approval in...

Adamawa and its Political Brouhaha-The Governors,their goodness and escapades

Adamawa State, North Eastern part of Nigeria, carved out from the defunct Gongola state in 1992 alongside Taraba state. The state, the land of beauty is no doubt abound...

Malaria kills more than COVID-19, Adamawa State govt insist citizens should sleep inside ITNs

The on-going door-to-door distribution of free Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs), an effort made by Adamawa state government in partnership with the National Malaria...

MY SON IS JUSTIFIABLY ANGRY,By Ahmad Sajoh

It appears for those of us who are not too young to understand the feelings of our youth, the current happenings are distant irritants we could rather do without. But...

Hoodlums torch FRSC, VIO offices, vehicles at Ojodu, Lagos

Rampaging hoodlums have set ablaze state headquarters of the Federal Road Safety Corps and Vehicle Inspection Office at the Ojodu area of Lagos State on Wednesday....

LTV shut down after hoodlums’ attack

Lagos State Television has been shut down after hoodlums attacked the station on Wednesday. Members of staff of LTV said they have been asked to vacate the premises of...

#ENDSARS: CAUTION PLEASE! IT DOESN’T MATTER WHERE YOU BELEONG IN THE POLITICAL DIVIDE, by Sajoh

Please it doesn’t matter where you belong in the political divide. Whether you support or oppose government the signs are troubling. The last time we had a civil...

EndSARS: UN demands end to attacks, violence on protesters

United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has called for an end to police brutality and attack on #EndSARS protesters in Nigeria. Guterres, who said he’s...

#EndSARS protests: Presidency appeals for understanding, calm nationwide

Presidency on Wednesday appealed to Nigerians to show understanding with the President Muhammadu Buhari administration and remain calm while it tries to implement police...

Fresh violence erupts in Lekki, Magodo, Oshodi as hoodlums engage police in shoot-out

…as hoodlums attack TVC, set ablaze BRT buses in Oshodi Fresh violence erupted on Wednesday morning as angry youths confronted policemen at the Lekki and Oshodi...

Nigerian Ports Authority set ablaze

Suspected hoodlums on Wednesday set ablaze the headquarters of the Nigerian Ports Authority in Lagos. The building is currently engulfed by the inferno ignited by the...

Lekki killings: Lagos gov extends curfew by 72 hours

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday, extended the curfew imposed on the state to stop the ongoing violence in the state from escalating, by three...

Breaking: Wife to Adamawa former head of service, Mandama passes on

Adamawa former head of service (HOS), Dr Louis Mandama wife’s passed on. Mrs Esther Shembi Louis died yesterday after a brief illness in Yola. Burial details will...

Hoodlums set TVC ablaze

Suspected hoodlums have set fire to Television Continental, aka TVC, at Ketu, Lagos. A popular talkshow programme, YourView, was on when the hoodlums besieged the...

Lekki killings: I will never be part of any carnage – Tinubu

National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, says he will never be part of any carnage. Tinubu, who was reacting to Tuesday nightattack...

Physicians’ week:Bell Dome consult hospital organises a two days free medical screening-Belel

Dr Abdullahi Belel of Bell Dome consult hospital in his facebook official page revealed that the hospital organised a two days free medical screening in support of the...

49 killed as #EndSARS protests turn bloody in Lagos, Abuja, Oyo, Ogun, Kano, Edo, Abia

Violence that rocked #EndSARS protests across the country worsened on Tuesday with 43 protesters and six policemen losing their lives. Protesters calling for the...

Re:Barka,Adamawa former Ag Gov is a fair-weather “AGIP” politician who lost relevance says PP Elisha

….we are Happy Fintiri is having people of no political relevance A Chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa State, Mr Phineas Pwanohoma Elisha in...

#EndSARS: US Embassy shuts Consulate, warns citizens to avoid protest venues

United States Embassy and Consulate in Nigeria, on Tuesday, warned American citizens to avoid visiting areas around protests and demonstrations. The Embassy also urged...

OPINION: IS NIGERIA ON THE BRINK?,Jacob

Happenings over the last few days are alarming and desperately beg for prompt attention. Pockets of violence have greeted the earlier peaceful EndSARS protests which...

#Endsars Protest:Gov. Lalong imposes a 24-hour curfew in Jos North and South LGAs

The Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt Hon (Dr) Simon Bako Lalong has imposed a 24-hour curfew on the Local Government Areas of Jos North and South. Bako on a state...

#EndSARS: Don’t use force, address protesters, Atiku tells Buhari

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Abubakar Atiku, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to address protesting youths in the country, rather than using force against them....

Three killed as thugs raze police station, church in Abuja

Suspected hoodlums, on Tuesday, have set ablaze the Dutse Makaranta Police Station in Kubwa, Abuja. The station and a church were said to have been razed during a clash...

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