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The Government of the State of Osun notes the high level of compliance with the 24-hour curfew earlier declared to forestall breakdown of law and order. We commend the residents and citizens of Osun for their show of understanding and cooperation in the last 48 hours of the curfew. We equally commend our youths for displaying high sense of maturity ...
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Fellow Nigerians, It has become necessary for me to address you having heard from many concerned Nigerians and having concluded a meeting with all the Security Chiefs. I must warn those who have hijacked and misdirected the initial, genuine and well – intended protest of some of our youths in parts of the country, against the excesses of some members ...
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Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, singer, actor and activist, has said Buhari’s promise to reform the police was infuriating and frustrating as his administration had been making the same promise of reform since 2017.

He said this in an interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour, when a short clip of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Thursday’s speech was played.

In the clip, Buhari said SARS was scrapped ...
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LAGOS – Olayide Adelami, an erstwhile governorship aspirant in the Ondo gubernatorial election, has expressed strong belief that the nation will come out stronger and united after the present crisis. He called for ceasefire in the ongoing violence that has trailed the #EndSars protests across the country. Adelami in a statement re­leased by his media […] The post Nigeria Will ...
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BAUCHI – The Bauchi State Chapter of the rumours of 21 House mem­bers decamping to PDP All Progressives Congress (APC) has refuted rumours making the rounds in the state that 21 members of the state house of assembly under the platform of the APC would defect to the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Daily Independent […] The post Bauchi APC ...
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Party decries President silence on Lekki shooting The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the long-awaited address by President Muhammadu Buhari on the protests rocking the nation as disappointing and completely disconnected from the realities of the tragic occurrences in our country in the last two weeks. The party, in a statement by its national […] The post Buhari’s speech ...
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The director general of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), Dr Salihu Lukman has indicted key ministers and heads of departments and agencies of government over the raging nationwide protest against the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Lukman in a a statement titled "Save Nigeria for APC to Command Moral and Electoral Credibility" argued […] The post #EndSARS: DG ...
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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the long-awaited address by President Muhammadu Buhari on the protests rocking the nation, as disappointing and completely disconnected from the realities of the tragic occurrences in our country in the last two weeks. The party, however, appealled to Nigerians, particularly the youth, to remain calm and allow a return to normal life in ...
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Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini Ememobong says that the recent constitution of Judicial Panel of Investigation by the State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has restored the hope of getting justice into the consciousness of those who may have been victims of police brutality. The Commissioner said this while fielding questions […]
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Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwoolu has released the names of several police officers currently facing prosecution in the state. He shared the following on his social media page; “Today seems like a good day to get on to the work of rebuilding Lagos and ending police brutality. To show our commitment to the latter, here is a list of ...
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By Femi Adesina What a week it has been for our own dear native land! Just at the beginning of the month, as the country turned 60 as an independent entity, President Muhammadu Buhari had charged us to “begin sincere process of national healing, eliminate old and outworn perceptions that are always put to test in the lie they are.” ...
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Hakeem Odumosu, Lagos State Commissioner of Police. The Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, on Thursday warned that the command will neutralise any move that will jeopardise security architecture and the maintenance of law and order in Lagos state. Odumosu, in a statement signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, condemned the continuous attacks on ...
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President Muhammadu Buhari …Your voice has been heard, stop the protests, Buhari tells youths …To world leaders: Get your facts right before taking position …One dead as Army repels jailbreak in Warri Prison …Gunfire as Ikoyi Prison comes under attack …Protesters break into Okitipupa prison, free 58 inmates …Police station, LG office, Akeredolu’s campaign office burnt …Wait for findings of ...
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By Tordue Salem The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Caucus in the House of Representatives has threatened to drag the Federal Government to the International Criminal Court, ICC, over the killing of some protesters at  Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos a few days ago. The PDP caucus, led by Kingsley Chinda (Rivers), issue the threat after an emergency meeting to review ...
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Abuja — A former Governor of Lagos State and National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has refuted allegations that he ordered the attack on peaceful demonstrators at the Lekki Tollgate in Lagos. The politician, who has  ...
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In his address to Nigerians, President Buhari said, “As a democratic ... Senatorial and State House of Assembly bye-elections slated to hold on  ...
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The electoral body had in August fixed October 31 for the conduct of by-elections to fill the vacancies arising from the deaths and resignation of  ...
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... Committee on the nomination of the Judges which saw notable African judges highly qualified for the election stage including Ishaq Bello of Nigeria,  ...
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Before the redemptive action of the now resurgent Nigerian youths, the ... We suggested that the National Electoral Commission of Nigeria (NECON)  ...
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Follow up to “enhancing youth participation agenda” in the Electoral process.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed all the bye-elections in 11 states. Advertisement. In a statement on Thursday, Festus Okoye, INEC spokesman, said the 15 bye-elections have been put on hold as a result of the current  ...
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The President's spokesman said this in an article titled, 'If Nigeria Dies, Hatred Killed Her'. Adesina wrote, “The EndSARS campaign began as an  ...
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Wake County Elections Board Member Gerry Cohen said that Thursday through Sunday are ... VIEW OUR ELECTION GUIDE: S. T ... "I'm from Nigeria ...
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Without anyone needing a sooth-sayer to predict the likely scenarios that would play out in Rivers State come 2023, one only needs to take a critical look at the fate of the two main political parties in the state, the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) and the All  ...
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has postponed the 15 bye-elections earlier slated for October 31 in the aftermath of the #EndSARS protests which had seen hoodlums hijacking the agitations to wreak havoc across the nation. Although  ...
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In what appears to be a deliberate assault on the sensibility of Nigerians, ... Ms Lauretta Onochie, into the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) ... Senior Advocates of Nigeria and other interest groups have vehemently  ...
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Brief remarks by REC Bayelsa Pst. Monday Udoh Tom at the ongoing INEC Campus Outreach to enhance youth participation in the electoral process at Federal University Otuoke Bayelsa State.@timidakolo@ECESeu#YouthsVotesCount pic.twitter.com/zAmdTX8Kd4— INEC Nigeria (@inecnigeria) October 3, 2019
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Our work in supporting elections across Africa continues to be a priority and we've dedicated unprecedented resources to these efforts both locally and  ...
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The peaceful protests by Nigerian youths for an end to the Special Anti ... Senatorial and State House of Assembly bye-elections slated to hold on  ...
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While the PDP appears to be consolidating on its victory in the 2019 elections, the APC does not seem to have recovered from its failure to present a  ...
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Without fear of the current Covid-19, a second outbreak in her lifetime, the woman went out and cast her vote. Covid-19: Trump fulfils promise to Nigeria,  ...
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The crisis is already consuming precious lives of Nigerians. Properties and assets of citizens and government are being destroyed. Unfortunately  ...
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BEVERLY HILLS, October 22, (THEWILL) – The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it is postponing the bye-elections it had  ...
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... ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has stated that the youths are angry ... thugs who were deployed by politicians during the last two elections" ...
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