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Former president Goodluck Jonathan has condemned the use of deadly force on protesters in Lagos state. In a statement on Thursday, Jonathan criticized the actions, stating that this will only worsen the situation. He called on all parties to embrace dialogue. The Nationwide protests which at first kicked against the now-dissolved police special anti-robbery squad (SARS) metamorphosed  into agitation for improved governance in addition to justice for victims of police brutality. However, on Tuesday, soldiers...

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By Ibrahim Abdul’Aziz, Regional Correspondent Adamawa State police command has denied arresting an #EndSARS protester and collecting N150,000 bail from him. Police spokesman in the state DSP Suleiman Nguroje in a  statement said, news making the round to the effect that the police arrested the protester and demanded N150,000 for bail were malicious aimed at causing disaffection. ” The attention of Adamawa state police command has been drawn to a publication “EndSARS Protest: Adamawa police...

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, berated the people he referred to as subversive elements, alleging that they were bent on using #EndSARS protesters to cause chaos and truncate the democracy of the country. Buhari said this in a national broadcast, urged youths calling for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad and police reforms to suspend their protests. He advised them to resist the temptation of being used by those he described as subversive elements,...

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The Yoruba traditional religions practitioners under the umbrella of Isese Assembly has condemned the killing of unarmed protesters by officers of the Nigerian Army. The socio-cultural group of the Yoruba, the predominant people of the Southwest Nigeria condemned the attack on innocent Nigerian youths who were protesting against police brutality and extrajudicial killings. The group made this known on Thursday in statement signed by its leader, Oluwo Aderemi Ifaoleepin. The group added that the youth...

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President Muhammadu Buhari had held a meeting some former Nigerian leaders. Although the agenda of the meeting is not known as of the time of filing this report, but the issues bothering on current security situation in the country are believed to top the agenda. While Buhari is presiding from the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, some former Nigerian leaders are virtually participating. Those participating virtually included General Yakubu Gowon (retd.); former President...

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President Buhari is the very last human being once peaceful protesters, turned angry mob, want to listen to. ―Ebuka Onyekwelu The end SARS campaign has been on for about the third week now. Throughout the first and second weeks of the protest, it went on smoothly and extraordinarily peaceful to the utter chagrin of those who expect so little of Nigerian youth. Clearly, President Buhari who once referred to Nigerian youth as “lazy”, may as...

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By Ibrahim Abdul’Aziz, Regional Correspondent The Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshal Sadique Abubakar has on Wednesday 21st October, 2020 paid a visit to Bauchi to assess the ongoing Special Forces training in Regiment Training Center Annex Bauchi. The Air Force boss who got first hand information on the activities of the Regiment Training Center Annex Bauchi during briefing said  the training of Special Forces is to strengthen its war against insurgency and other...

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The attention of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, the apex socio- cultural and Political body of Ndigbo Worldwide has been drawn to a press statement issued by a Pan Yoruba Group, the Apapo O’Odua Koya ( AOKOYA) on the on-going youth uprising in Nigeria particularly in Lagos as it relates to Ndigbo youths. We find the statement disheartening not necessarily because of the untruth in its sentiment but that it’s obviously being engineered and targeted at the age...

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By Ibrahim Abdul’Aziz Regional Correspondent The Northern Broadcast Media Owners Association (NBMOA) has noted with great concern, events that are unfolding in Nigeria particularly the #ENDSARS protests which started peacefully but later escalated to full fledged arson and looting that resulted in loss of Lives of people, maiming and destructions of property including attacks on some media houses. The group regrets despite the loss of lives recorded,  President Muhammadu Buhari is yet to address the...

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AWKA — Anambra state Governor; Chief Willie Obiano has suspended the submission of the 2021 Anambra state budget to the Anambra state House of Assembly, which was originally planned to hold today at the Anambra state House of Assembly complex in Awka, the state capital. This is coming after the peaceful end SARS protest that has been on for about two weeks took a swift turn for the worst, following the events at the Lekki...

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