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: 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: 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”

#EndSARS: Reps Summon IGP Over Police Brutality, Extra-Judicial Killings

The House of Representatives has issued a seven-day ultimatum to the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Adamu Mohammed to appear before its joint committee on justice, human rights, police affairs. IGP Mohammed is to appear before the committee over allegations bothering on police brutality and extra-judicial killings. Addressing a news conference in Abuja, the chairmanContinue reading “#EndSARS: Reps Summon IGP Over Police Brutality, Extra-Judicial Killings”

#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 3

This man went to bring food for Usman ni Sha…I was still confused as to what exactly did I do wrong to the IPOThey allowed me call my mum..With the IPO number I wasn’t allowed to say much to mum on the phone..They just told her to come to DUGBE SARS station in Ibadan..It wasContinue reading “#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 3”

#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 2

They kept driving discussing and laughingThe driver was playing pasuma Fuji musicThe three of us (me Mr Olumide and Usman) where very quiet during the whole journey. At last we got to the station after several hours driveI was just looking like mumu..They asked us to come down..then I silently asked the mr Olumide thatContinue reading “#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 2”

#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 1

One monday morning like that these 5 SARS officials came down to my office at egbeda with one Mr Olumide, a bros that I know … And started questioning me..If I knew the Mr OlumideI told them yes Mind you they were not on uniform o..One of them asked me when was the last..The lastContinue reading “#ENDSARS: DILEMMA OF A LAGOS BOY – PART 1”