#Endsars: Seun Okinbaloye Writes On How To Fix Nigeria

Seun Okinbaloye, Channels Television’s Political Correspondent, writes on SARS, Police brutality and his to fix Nigeria. On twitter, Seun Okinbaloye wrote: Dear Friends, On a rather deeper look at things, Police brutality is the topmost of the agitation but the anger and fury is deeper, bottled up for many years. An oppression our fathers have endured and the children now say No More, Enough is Enough! In the context of the current scenario “SARS” has become a metaphor.  “SARS” in our society today represents all the inefficiencies, corruption, structural imbalances,…

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Reconstitute NHRC, Falz writes Buhari

Nigerian rapper, Folarin Falana, A.K.A Falz has written a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari to demand the reconstitution of the National Human Rights Commissions (NHRC) board. This comes in the wake of the protests across the country by youths demanding an end to police brutality. Taking to his social media handles to share the letter, the rapper asked the President to treat the letter as urgent.   The letter titled REQUEST FOR RECONSTITUTION OF THE GOVERNING COUNCIL OF THE NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION FOR THE DISCHARGE OF ITS FUNCTIONS WITH…

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My driver was killed in Endsars protest in Abuja -Keyamo

The minister of state for Labour and Employment, Festus -Keyamo, San has narrated how his driver died as a result of the clash between thugs and Endsars Protesters in the Berger area of Abuja. Mr. Keyamo tweeted on Thursday “I regret to announce that my driver, Mr. Yohanna Shankuk, died yesterday in Abuja as a result of the protests. A vehicle that saw advancing protesters at Berger roundabout, made a U-turn, took the one-way back and ran over him as he was making his way on foot to my private…

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Endsars: IGP calls for an end to violence against Law Enforcement Officers

The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has condemned the unprovoked and violent attack on policemen and damage to police operational vehicles and other assets by ENDSARS protesters in Ughelli, Delta State, on Thursday, 8th October, 2020. The incident which resulted in the unfortunate death of one Police officer, Corporal Etaga Stanley attached to ‘A’ Division, Ughelli, Delta State who was attacked and brutally murdered by the protesters also left another, Sergeant Patrick Okuone with serious body injury sustained from gunshot by the protesters. The protesters also…

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Breaking: Gas Station explodes in Ipaja, Lagos

Residents of Baruwa Ipaja area of Alimosho Local Government were woken up by another gas explosion at the early hours of Thursday morning. According to eyewitness report, The explosion   happened around 5am this morning brought at a gas station. About 25 houses were affected by the explosion while four persons have been confirmed dead. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency and other safety agencies are currently in control of the situation to avoid further spread. Watch Video below.

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COVID19: Lagos Govt. Reopens Two Recreational Parks

The Lagos State Government on Sunday announced the reopening of two of its recreational parks for public use, stressing that visitors to the parks must comply with the subsisting COVID-19 protocols. Mrs Titilayo Ajirotutu, the Assistant Director, Public Affairs, Lagos State Parks and Gardens (LASPARK), disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Lagos. According to Ajirotutu, the reopened recreational facilities are the Ndubisi Kanu Park in Alausa and the Dr Abayomi Finnish Park in Oregun, Ikeja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the state had…

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AFCON trophy stolen in Cairo

Africa cup of Nations (AFCON), trophy has been reportedly stolen from the Egyptian Football Association headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. Former EFA vice-president Ahmed Shobier earlier today issued a remarkable claim that the most coveted title in African football has mysteriously disappeared. The Egyptian national team achieved unprecedented success between 2006 and 2010 when they lifted the AFCON title three times, thus affording the opportunity to claim the floating trophy permanently. However, the silverware that was achieved under the guidance of legendary coach Hassan Shehata has seemingly been stolen a decade…

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Sarki Abba and SAHARA Reporters Tissue of Lies

A tissue of lies! That is the response of close associates of Sarki Abba, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Domestic Affairs, to the report by Sahara Reporters that he has tested positive for Coronavirus. “The report by Sahara Reporters is laughable. It is a tissue of lies and concoction of the Reporter’s imagination” says a source close to the Aso Villa who does not want his name mention. The source further noted that Alhaji Sarki Abba has been Hale and hearty and has been going about his…

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Covid-19 Ganduje opens football viewing centers

…..Donates 40,000 Masks to viewing football centers. Ahead of the reopening of the major league soccer in Europe Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has ordered the reopening of football viewing centres in Kano state. The Governor gave the directive when the leadership of Soccer Viewing Centres Association, Kano State chapter, paid him a courtesy call at his office today in Kano. Speaking on behalf of the association, the State Chairman Mal. Shari Ahlan, urged the governor to ease the lockdown order for the Centres. According to the Chief Press Secretary who…

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NDLEA intercepts 3.1 tons of Cannabis in Kogi State

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Kogi State Command have intercepted 3.1 tons of Cannabis sativa along Okene-Lokoja Express Way.  The illicit substance was conveyed in a 30T HOWO Truck heading for the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The State Command Patrol Team halted the on-coming truck while an officer climbed into the truck to confirm the content, only for the driver to engage the engine and drove away with the hapless officer still in the bucket of the truck. The members of the team mobilized and pursued…

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Press Release: NDLEA dismantles first-ever Hashish Oil Clandestine Laboratory in Lagos

A clandestine laboratory for the production of Hashish Oil, a derivative from Cannabis sativa has been dismantled by the Serious Enforcement Team of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. In a press statement signed by the agencies spokesman, Mr Jonah Achema, ACN,the laboratory was located in an apartment on No. 7, Imam Augusto Close, Victoria Island-Lagos. He said “In the course of the operation code-named Hash-Caste, the Agency arrested one Oladapo Ifedayo Oluseyi Adedayo, “M”, the suspected owner of the laboratory which engages in indoor growing of cannabis sativa and…

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President Trump call upon governors to allow our churches and places of worship to open

*Calls churches and places of worship essential. President Trump on Friday announced that new CDC guidance will classify houses of worship as “essential,” he said “some doctors have deemed abortion centers as essential but have left out churches and places of worship, it is not right”. he called on governors to allow them to open “right now.” Trump announced the policy for churches, synagogues and mosques, during a briefing at the White House. “If they don’t do it, I will override the governors. In America, we need more prayer, not…

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FG’s School Feeding Programme, A Big Scam -PDP

20,000 APC members defect to PDP in Nasarawa Stat

–Exposes Plot to Fritter N13.5 billion. -Says Using Children to Steal Is Sacrilegious The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says the school feeding claims by the Federal government, even when schools are shut due to Covid-19 pandemic, is a huge scam and a scheme by corrupt APC leaders and some officials in the Muhammadu Buhari Presidency to siphon a targeted N13.5 billion public funds to finance their wasteful lifestyle. In a Press Statement released by the Party on their Twitter handle @OfficialPDPNig, The party describes the use of innocent school children…

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Uber Sacks 3,500 Employees Via A Zoom Call

Today will be your last working day with Uber.’ Watch as choked up executive tells 3,500 rideshare employees they are being laid off effective immediately over a three-minute ZOOM call At least 3,500 Uber employees learned that they were being laid off in a three-minute Zoom call last week. Ruffin Chaveleau, head of Uber’s customer service broke the news  in a video which have gone viral online. ‘We are eliminating 3,500 frontline customer support roles,’ Chaveleau said. ‘Your role is impacted and today will be your last working day with…

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EFCC Arrests Two Chinese For Offering N100m Bribe To Its Top Officer

The Sokoto Zonal Office of the EFCC, has arrested two Chinese: Mr. Meng Wei Kun and Mr. Xu Koi for offering a sum of N50,000,000 as bribe to its Zonal Head, Mr. Abdullahi Lawal. According to information released on the official Twitter handle of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC said “the suspects were arrested on Monday, May 11, 2020 in Sokoto. The bribe was allegedly offered in a desperate bid to compromise ongoing investigations of a construction company, China Zhonghao Nig. Ltd, handling contracts awarded by the Zamfara…

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Lockdown: Gov. Wike arrests 14 persons hidden inside two trailers conveying cattles into Port Harcourt

• orders their prosecution and testing for coronavirus .• declares that the trailers and cattle will be auctioned Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Thursday effected the arrests of 14 Persons hidden in two trailers conveying cattle from Adamawa State to Port Harcourt. Governor Wike said that the trailers were intercepted following intelligence from well meaning Nigerians who some them making their way into Port Harcourt. They were arrested at Rumuigbo in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area. Governor Wike ordered the prosecution of the 14 persons by the Mobile Court…

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Presidency releases statement on the return of the Abacus stolen funds from the US

STATEMENT ON THE RETURN OF THE ABACHA STOLEN MILLIONS FROM THE UNITED STATES AND JERSEY On Monday, May 4, 2020, some $311 million US Dollars – stolen from the citizens of Nigeria during the Abacha regime – were safely returned to our country from the United States. These funds have already been allocated, and will be used in full, for vital and decades-overdue infrastructure development: The second Niger Bridge, the Lagos-Ibadan and Abuja-Kaduna-Kano expressways – creating tens of thousands of Nigerian construction jobs and local skills, which can then be…

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Nigeria receives $311.7m Abacha loot from US, Jersey

The Federal Government on Monday confirmed the receipt of $311.7M from the Abacus loot from the United States and Jersey. Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, announced this through a statement by his spokesperson, Umar Ganduje.he said that the Nigerian government on Monday received $311,797,866 of the Abacha loot. The money was repatriated from the United States and the Bailiwick of Jersey after agreement was reached based on international law and guidelines that sets out the procedures for repatriation of the assets. According to Gwandu, the…

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Inferno: Lagos NNPC fire burns 30 vehicles

The Fire Incident at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) petrol station located along College road in the Ogba area of Lagos State has destroyed 30 vehicles. The Director General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA Dr. Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu said on Tuesday. The Filling Station is located at Yahaya Abatan off college road Ifako-Ijaye Local government area of Lagos State. According to him, a tanker with 33,000 liter of diesel caught fire while discharging it content into an underground tank at the NNPC Filling Station.

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