President Muhammadu Buhari
The Senate on Tuesday asked the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to address the nation immediately on the current nationwide protests by youths against police brutality and bad governance.
The Senate also directed the police to offer protection to … Read the rest
Turning and turning in the widening gyre
The Falcon cannot hear the falconer;
Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,
The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere
The ceremony of innocence is drowned;… Read the rest
CEO of Twitter Jack Dorsey, has lent his voice to the ongoing End SARS campaign across Nigeria.
He took to his official twitter handle to tweet the hashtag at 9:40pm Nigerian time on Wednesday.
The philanthropist also tweeted a link … Read the rest
There is viral video of Femi Adesina, Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari discussing protests. The video was posted on Twitter on Wednesday with the intention of misleading the public. Unfortunately in this era of social … Read the rest
A former Big brother Naija housemate, Omashola Kola Oburoh turned 40 today and fans on social media have been celebrating him.
While he was in Nigeria for his 39th birthday last year, he is in South Africa right now. … Read the rest
The Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond has faulted the appointment of Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, as a commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission.
Femi Falana, interim chairperson of the coalition, in a statement on … Read the rest
Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike has banned all forms of protests in the state and warned that violators will be brought to book.
The governor said all proposed protests by #EndSARS campaigners have been prohibited.
Wike’s directive was contained in … Read the rest
Davido addressing protesters in Abuja
The increase in the pump price of fuel, in 2020, a fall-out of the deregulation of the downstream sector, did not compel the youths of Nigeria to troop out onto the streets. The additional hike in electricity tariffs was not … Read the rest
By Farooq Kperogi
There is an abysmally low legal literacy in Nigeria. And the Nigerian political elite have discovered that they can exploit the fear and ignorance of the law in the general population to terrorize their critics into silence … Read the rest
Dr Arome Salifu addressing the press
A non governmental organisation, Africa Youth Growth Foundation (AYGF) has launched Migration Information and Communication Campaign (MICC) to spread awareness and put an end to the incessant death of Nigerians on the Mediterranean Sea and desert as a result of … Read the rest