Tag Archives: EndSARS

Akinyemi: #EndSARS Protests Will Return In 2 Weeks, If Issues Are Not Addressed

There are fears that #EndSARS demonstrators will take to the streets of Nigeria in the next two weeks if it is perceived that the government has set up judicial panels across the country to buy time. Former Nigerian Minister of External Affairs Professor Bolaji Akinyemi expressed this when he featured …

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Many inmates were killed in last week’s attempted jailbreak at Ikoyi Prison – Journalist Fisayo Soyombo alleges

Nigerian journalist, Fisayo Soyombo has alleged that last week’s attempted jailbreak at Ikoyi Prison had some fatalities.  The journalist in a tweet he shared, alleged that many inmates were killed in the attempted jailbreak at the Lagos prison. He also told Nigerians to check up on their loved ones who are …

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Army denies shooting #EndSARS protesters at Lekki tollgate; says Lagos state govt invited its officers to help enforce curfew

The 81 Division of the Nigerian Army (NA) has denied the allegation that soldiers opened fire on #ENDSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza on Tuesday, October 20. In a statement released by the Acting Director Army Public Relations (ADPR), Major Osoba Olaniyi, the Division confirmed the involvement of soldiers …

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#EndSARS: Future proceeds from Lekki Tollgate should go to victims of police brutality- Bola Tinubu says

APC National leader, Bola Tinubu, has suggested that revenues generated from the Lekki Toll Gate when it is reopened, should be given to victims of the attack by soldiers and victims of police brutality in Nigeria. In a statement released on Sunday, October 25, the former Lagos state governor denied claims …

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Lekki toll gate hidden camera: Fashola illegally tampered with exhibits – Lawyer Ebun Adegboruwa says

A  Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and member of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry into the activities of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Mr Ebun Adegboruwa has accused Minister of Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola of tampering with exhibits during a visit to Lekki toll gate as he led a …

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“Nigeria Is Murdering Its Citizens” Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie writes on the shooting of End SARS protesters

Chimamanda Adichie has addressed recent shootings taking place in Nigeria. In an article posted on The New York Times, the author spoke about what SARS officers have done to Nigerians over the years. She narrated an unpleasant experience her cousin had with SARS and also spoke about the Lekki toll gate …

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