The presidency yesterday said the federal government will not institute a parallel investigation into last Tuesday’s shooting of #EndSARS protesters by soldiers in Lekki, Lagos. Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, while fielding questions when he appeared on a programme...
Sani Usman, a former spokesman of the Nigerian Army, says soldiers fired blank bullets at the Lekki protest ground, and not live ammunition as widely claimed. Speaking during an Arise Television programme on Thursday, the retired brigadier general said...
A driver with Guardian newspaper, Saifu Ahmadu, has narrated how he was arrested by soldiers at 6:00 am on Thursday, while walking down from TAP Road, Iriebe in Obio/Akpo LGA to a junction where he could board vehicle to work.
Rights group, Access to Justice has stated that the ultimatum given by some Governors for looted items to be returned by hoodlums or an authorization of house-to-house search will be granted is going to be illegal and unconstitutional, without a...
The Court of Appeal in Abuja, on Wednesday, struck out the notice of appeal that convener of the 2019 #RevolutionNow protest, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, filed to challenge his bail conditions. Sowore, who was the presidential candidate of the African...
The Nigerian authorities’ must end their attempts to cover up the Lekki Toll Gate massacre, Amnesty International said, as it released a new timeline investigating the atrocity one week later. The timeline collates photographs and video footage to confirm...
The Federal Government has warned that Nigeria is sitting on a keg of gunpowder if the issue of fake news is not urgently addressed, insisting on regulation of the social media in the country . The House of Representatives...
The N9 million fine imposed on AriseNews, Channels and AIT over their coverage of the Lekki toll gate shooting of #EndSARS protesters by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has attracted the attention of the Senate Minority Leader, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe, who said...
Critic, Femi Fani-Kayode has said the Nigerian Army’s claim that the Lagos State Government ordered the deployment of the military has grave implications for Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The 81 Division of the Nigerian Army had on Tuesday said the...
The Nigerian Army says the Lagos state government invited it to intervene in the fallout of the #EndSARS protest. Youth protesting against police brutality had refused to stay off the roads despite a 24-hour curfew imposed by Babajide...