Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a petition to Mrs Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), urging her to “promptly investigate reports that Nigerian authorities, military, and some politicians have used/ and are using thugs, soldiers and security agents to intimidate, harass, attack and kill #EndSARS peaceful protesters in several parts … Continue reading SERAP Drags Buhari Government, Military To ICC Over Shooting Of #EndSARS Protesters
Nigeria’s U-20 and U-17 teams have been presented with tough tasks in the qualifying routes for next year’s youth continental championships.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has imposed a 24-hour curfew in the entire Oyigbo Local Government Area of the State. Governor Wike in a state-wide broadcast today also announced that the curfew also extends to Mile 1, Mile 2, Emenike, Ikowu, and Iloaubuchi areas of Port Harcourt Local Government Area as well as … Continue reading Wike Imposes 24-Hour Curfew In Oyigbo LGA, Others
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), has urged the Nigerian Government to conduct a speedy investigation in the shooting that occurred at the Lekki Toll Gate area of Lagos State.
The Ebonyi state governor David Umahi has condemned the attacks on police stations and the destruction of government infrastructures by hoodlums and cultists. The governor condemned the attacks during a live broadcast at government house, in Abakaliki, the state capital. Governor Umahi stated that the peaceful protest by the youths have been infiltrated by … Continue reading Umahi Condemns Attack On Police Stations, Imposes 24-Hours Curfew In Ebonyi
Buildings were torched in Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos on Wednesday as authorities shut down the economic hub after the shooting of peaceful protesters by security forces caused international outrage.
British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Wednesday that he was “deeply concerned” by the recent violence in Nigeria and reports of civilian deaths, and called for “an end to the violence”.
The Ghanaian Government has reacted to the shooting of protesters in the Lekki area of Lagos state on Tuesday, October 20. President Nana Akufo-Addo in a series of tweets via his official Twitter handle said he has spoken to President Muhammadu Buhari regarding a peaceful dialogue with the youths. “I have spoken with President … Continue reading I Have Talked To Buhari And He Is Committed To Dialogue – President Akufo-Addo
Legal icon and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Afe Babalola, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians. He made the call on Wednesday in reaction to the recent happenings across the country following the recent #EndSARS protests. “Protests against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, otherwise known as SARS or FSARS, have spread to … Continue reading Deploying Soldiers Not The Answer, Buhari Should Address Nigerians – Afe Babalola
A police station in the Atan-Ota area of Ogun State has been set ablaze, the police authorities in the state have said. In a statement on Wednesday, Mr Abimbola Oyeyemi who is the Police Public Relations Officer confirmed that the attack was carried out early in the morning by a group of “people with … Continue reading Two Killed, DPO Missing As Thugs Set Police Station Ablaze In Ogun