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We did not order Lekki shooting – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has denied claims that the state government ordered the shooting of #ENDSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza. Military...

Buhari to address the nation at 7pm

President Muhammadu Buhari will be addressing by the nation at 7pm tonight. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adeshina, disclosed this in a...

Attempted jailbreak foiled in Lagos prison

An attempted jailbreak has been foiled at the Ikoyi Prison in Lagos. A fire outbreak had started in one of the blocks of the correctional facility and inmates had...

AU, ECOWAS condemns violence in Nigeria

The African Union Commission has ‘strongly condemned’ the deadly violence in Nigeria, calling on all parties to embrace dialogue. This was contained in a statement...

#EndSARS: At least 56 people killed in two weeks — Amnesty International

Global rights group, Amnesty International, says at least 56 people have died across Nigeria since the start of the #ENDSARS protests against police brutality on October...

No Deaths Recorded at Lekki Toll Gate Incident – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said there were no deaths at the Lekki toll gate shootings on Tuesday. In videos that circulated online, soldiers were seen...

Lagos imposes 24-hour curfew

Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has imposed a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the state following incidents of vandalism and attacks by hoodlums who have...

Tanker explosion kills six in Niger

At least six persons have died with several others injured after two tankers collided and exploded at the Lapai area of Niger State in the early hours of Tuesday. Six...

#ENDSARS: Sanwo-Olu swears in judicial panel

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sworn in a Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution to look into cases of human rights abuses by members of the disbanded...

Edo govt declares 24-hour curfew

The Edo State Government has imposed a 24-hour curfew across the state. The curfew is to take effect from 4:00 pm, October 19, 2020, until further notice. This directive...