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#EndSARS protest: Okowa inaugurates victims’ support fund, panel

#EndSARS protest: Okowa inaugurates victims’ support fund, panel

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has heeded the directive of the National Economic Council (NEC) to all state governments to constitute a panel of enquiry into the activities of the controversial Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS)…

Jonathan hosts administrator of presidential amnesty programme

Jonathan hosts administrator of presidential amnesty programme

Former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday hosted the new Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Col. Milland Dixon Dikio (rtd) in Abuja. This is as he urged Dikio to give priority to the…

CAN cautions against military intervention, proffers solution

CAN cautions against military intervention, proffers solution

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has cautioned against the use of the military and police to disrupt the on-going #EndSARS protest. Commending the nationwide peaceful protest and prayer walks by the…

Ebonyi Assembly to PDP: Zone 2023 Presidency to S’East or risk failure

Members of Ebonyi State House of Assembly yesterday gave the National leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), seven days ultimatum to zone 2023 presidential ticket to south east. The Assembly members said PDP will…

C’River: Judiciary crisis festers as concerned lawyers protest

C’River: Judiciary crisis festers as concerned lawyers protest

Lawyers in Cross River State, under the auspices of the Concerned Lawyers, have protested the absence of a substantive Chief Judge in the state, even as Governor Ben Ayade yesterday swore in Justice Eyo Efiom…

SGF: #EndSARS protests may spike COVID-19 infections

SGF: #EndSARS protests may spike COVID-19 infections

…as Ooni, Obasanjo appeal for cessation of protests Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha says the country’s health systems may be overwhelmed if there’s a significant rise in COVID-19 infections as…

Six Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

Six Russian military officers charged in vast hacking campaign

*Tokyo Olympics, French election targeted Six current and former Russian military officers sought to disrupt through computer hacking the French election, the Winter Olympics and U.S. hospitals and businesses, according to a Justice Department indictment…

#EndSARS: Stop inciting the youth, Lai warns religious leaders

#EndSARS: Stop inciting the youth, Lai warns religious leaders

  Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has asked political, religious, traditional and opinion leaders to stop inciting #EndSARS protesters. Mohammed gave the warning during a forum organised by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

Edo jailbreak: Number of fleeing inmates unknown – FG

Edo jailbreak: Number of fleeing inmates unknown – FG

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has confirmed the jailbreak that occurred Monday at the Benin and Oko facilities in Edo State, saying the number of fleeing inmates had yet to be ascertained. The incident, which…

Six feared dead as #EndSARS protest turns violent in Abuja

Six feared dead as #EndSARS protest turns violent in Abuja

…houses, vehicles, shops burnt About six persons are said to have died at Apo Mechanic village, Abuja following clashes between EndSARS protesters and hoodlums. Trouble allegedly started when some miscreants appeared and accosted the peaceful…