Gov Sanwo-Olu Reviews Curfew Time, Now 8pm to 6am

The curfew imposed on the state to curb the civil unrest in the aftermath of the #EndSARS protests against police brutality has been reviewed by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. In an announcement on Sunday evening, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, quoted the governor as saying the curfew time is nowContinue reading “Gov Sanwo-Olu Reviews Curfew Time, Now 8pm to 6am”

Enough Is Enough, Stop Inciting People On Social Media —Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has lamented the wanton destruction of private and public assets as hoodlums under the guise of the #EndSARS protests looted and razed important government infrastructure and business premises in the state. Sanwo-Olu, who led some members of his cabinets to the vandalised sites across the state, said he won’t allowContinue reading “Enough Is Enough, Stop Inciting People On Social Media —Sanwo-Olu”

JUST IN: U.S. Government Speaks On Lekki Shooting

The United States has finally broken its silence on the alleged #Lekkimassacre, calling for immediate investigation into the excessive use of force by the military in Lagos. In a statement on Thursday, the Secretary of State, Michael Pompeo described Tuesday’s shooting of protesters at the Lekki toll gate as barbaric and should be investigated. TheContinue reading “JUST IN: U.S. Government Speaks On Lekki Shooting”

Nobody Died In Lekki Shooting – Sanwo-Olu

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said nobody died after soldiers reportedly shot at demonstrators at the Lekki Toll Plaza on Tuesday. Mr Sanwo-Olu stated this in a broadcast on Wednesday. While praying for those injured, the governor said “we are comforted that we have not recorded any fatality as against the widespread circulation on social media.”

#ENDSARS: NECO Reschedules 2020 SSCE Examinations

The National Examination Council (NECO) has rescheduled its ongoing Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations (SSCE) over Endsars protest. Mr Azeez Sani, Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO made this known in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja on Sunday. ”This is to inform the general public and especially candidates that the National ExaminationsContinue reading “#ENDSARS: NECO Reschedules 2020 SSCE Examinations”

#ENDSARS: IGP DEPLOYS ANTI-RIOT POLICE NATIONWIDE

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered immediate nationwide deployment of anti-riot police unit, the Police Mobile Force, PMF, to protect lives and property of all Nigerians and secure critical national infrastructure across the country. A statement by force spokesman Frank Mba on Tuesday said the IGP has also ordered massive deployment of PoliceContinue reading “#ENDSARS: IGP DEPLOYS ANTI-RIOT POLICE NATIONWIDE”

JUST IN: Sanwo-Olu Imposes 24-hour Curfew In Lagos

Lagos State Gov, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu just announced via his tweeter handle. The statement reads… I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding underContinue reading “JUST IN: Sanwo-Olu Imposes 24-hour Curfew In Lagos”

#ENDSARS: STUDENTS IN LAGOS TO STAY AT HOME TILL FURTHER NOTICE

Following the tension caused by the ongoing #ENDSARS protest across the nation, the Lagos State Government has directed all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the anti- SARS protests. Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, who issued the directive today, said the safety of the pupils/students,Continue reading “#ENDSARS: STUDENTS IN LAGOS TO STAY AT HOME TILL FURTHER NOTICE”

EndSARS: Preason Break In Benin, Inmates Freed

The Benin Prison popularly called White House, was invaded by suspected #EndSARS protesters and several inmates in one of the cells were also freed. The armed squad of prison officials engaged the suspected hoodlums in gun fire which resulted some persons sustaining injuries. Also destroyed was the High Court 4 which is beside the prisonContinue reading “EndSARS: Preason Break In Benin, Inmates Freed”

EndSARS: Adeboye’s Wife Donates Trucks Of Food, Water To Alausa Protesters

Folu Adeboye, wife of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has donated three truckloads of food and water to the #EndSARS protest currently going on in Alausa, Ikeja. We learnt that the items donated by Mrs Adeboye, popularly referred to as Mummy G.O, include: 200 cartons of bottledContinue reading “EndSARS: Adeboye’s Wife Donates Trucks Of Food, Water To Alausa Protesters”