#EndSARS: Agbakoba, Jega, Kukah, 38 Others Proffer Way Out…

…Slam State Sponsored Attempt to Divide Protesters as Capable of Exacerbating Ethnic, Religious Tension Former President, Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Dr Olisa Agbakoba, former Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof Attahiru Jega, and the Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Archdiocese, Bishop Hassan Mathew Kukah have joined 37 others in proffering solution to resolve the EndSARS…

HURIWA Asks Buhari to Halt Water Resources Bill…

…Says It’s Capable of Stoking Ethnic Strife in the Country Civil rights advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to stop action on the Water Resources Bill as it will not augur well for the country. In a statement issued on Monday in Abuja, signed by its National…

PDP Wanted To Take Advantage Of #EndSARS Protests To Return...

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity on Thursday said the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) took advantage of the ongoing #EndSARS protests nationwide to plot a return to power in 2023. In his weekly article titled ‘IF NIGERIA DIES, HATRED KILLED HER’, Adesina said after 60 years, Nigeria may not…

#End SARS: Buhari Decries Falsehood, Misinformation on Social Media…

…Says His Administration Is Committed to the Welfare of Citizens President Muhammadu Buhari has decried “the spreading of deliberate falsehood and misinformation through the social media in particular, that this government is oblivious to the pains and plight of its citizens,” saying that this “is a ploy to mislead the unwary within and outside Nigeria…

Breaking: INEC postpones bye-elections…

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Full text of President Buhari’s speech…

By President Muhammadu Buhari  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. 2. I must warn those who have hijacked and misdirected the initial, genuine and well – intended protest of some of our youths in…

#ENDSARS Protesters: PDP Reps Want Buhari To Address Nigerians…

Abuja – As global condemnation over Tuesday’s shooting of peaceful protesters by suspected security personnel and the national conversation on the need for a pro-people government peak, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Caucus of the House of Representatives has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately address the nation. The caucus who said it has…

#EndSARS: PDP Commiserates With Sanwo-Olu, Akiolu, Lagosians Over Attacks…

The Peoples Democratic Party, Lagos State chapter, has commiserated with Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akioli and all victims of the #EndSars protests. The party in a statement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani said “The empathy is to all protesters, security personnels, Citizens, businesses, Oba of Lagos and indeed…

#ENDSARS: PDP Commiserates With Sanwo-Olu, Akiolu, Lagosians Over Attacks…

The Lagos State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has commiserated with Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu and all victims of the #EndSars protests. The party in a statement signed by its Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani said: “The empathy is to all protesters, security personnel, citizens, businesses, Oba of…

ENDSARS PROTESTS: IPC CONDEMNS ARSON ATTACK ON MEDIA OUTLETS, JOURNALISTS…

The International Press Centre, IPC, Lagos-Nigeria has condemned and raised concerns on the targeting of media houses and journalists as a fallout of agitations associated with the #ENDSARS and #ENDSWAT protests in the country. IPC is particularly irked by arson attack on Television Continental (TVC) on Wednesday October 21, 2020, as well as the molestation…

A Reporter’s Inquest into ENDSARS Protests at Alausa…

Alausa in Ikeja is the seat of government of Lagos state, the nation’s commercial capital. It is a gateway into Lagos state and houses the most popular mall in the state, Shoprite. It is also the seat of the parliament where expression is given to people’s voices. Alausa had hosted several protests in the past…

#EndSARS: NIDO Commends Buhari, Slams Those Calling For His Resignation…

The Nigerians in Diaspora Organization (NIDO), New York Chapter, on Tuesday, described the call for President Muhammadu Buhari’s resignation as an abuse to democratic principles. NIDO made the remark while lamenting that the ongoing End SARS protests across the country have been hijacked by desperate politicians who they claim are behind the campaign demanding for…