There was controversy on social media on Friday following an allegation by a Twitter user who accused the Feminist Coaltion (FemCo) of withdrawal of $51,000 worth of bitcoin from the #EndSARS donation account.
The coalition is one of the major … Read the rest
There is tension in Lagos as many youth in the state have vowed to counter the planned February 13 #OccupyLekkiTollGate protest at the tollgate plaza with #DefendLagos.
The plan to #OccupyLekkiTollGate came barely one day after the ruling of the … Read the rest
A divided panel
The rancor that occurred, Saturday, February 6, at the sitting of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry investigating the shootings and alleged killings at the Lekki Toll gate in Lagos in October 2020, in addition to reported cases of … Read the rest
President Donald Trump had to wear a face mask
What a year. WhatAyear. What. A. Year. Muddled and fragmented. Masked up and washed up. It was a tasteless year, the year we could barely smell the coffee, the year humanity was severely fatigued. It was the year that soaked … Read the rest
Another round of #EndSARS protests? No. Not again. But in parts of the country, Osun State in particular, some protesters peacefully marched to the State House of Assembly in Osogbo Monday this week armed with a motley of new demands
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Two days ago, Leadership Newspaper, one of Nigeria’s leading newspapers in its editorial condemned the manner in which CNN reported the Nigerian #EndSARS protest.
According to the newspaper, CNN reporters were not objective as they had ulterior motives.
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By Mobolaji Adeyemi
When the Nigerian government began the process of deregulating the Telecommunications industry in 1992, it created the conditions that brought in private sector participation and competition to an industry where previously there had been only one government … Read the rest
Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, our own Hajia Amina Mohammed, led a team to visit President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday.
Many things agitated the minds of the UN team, which said it was visiting to highlight issues dear to … Read the rest
PENULTIMATE week, the governors of the 19 northern states condemned the #EndSARS movement in the country, saying that the recent#EndSARS protest championed by Nigerian youths was a ploy to actualise regime change. According to them, in protesting against years of … Read the rest
A police station in Lagos on fire during the #EndSARS protest
The Punch is reporting that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is accusing some leaders of the #EndSARS protests of funding terrorism.
The newspaper quotes a written address in support of a motion ex parte filed by the CBN saying … Read the rest