#EndSARS: We won’t allow any protest in Lagos state – Police warn

The Lagos state command of the Nigeria Police Force says it will resist any attempt to organise protest within the state. Police PRO in the state, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, made this known in a statement on Thursday, November 5, 2020. According to him, the command learnt that some persons are planning to regroup for another round […]

SARS Killed My Husband, Told Me to Marry Another Man – Woman Shares Sad Story

A woman has told her tragic story in the hands defunct Special Anti-robbery Squad of the Nigeria police killed her husband and told her to marry another man. The woman identified as Mrs Chidinmma Precious Edozieuno recounted the story before the Anambra Judicial panel on activities of the unit. She said SARS operatives took away […]

Nigeria Drops In Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index (See New Position)

Nigeria has dropped lower in the latest ranking of countries according to Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index. According to the report, the West African country slipped from its previous 136th position (when President Muhammadu Buhari was first inaugurated) to now occupy 146th position out of 180 countries. This latest development was confirmed in a Twitter […]

‘Stop The Count’… Trump Begs Over ‘Unfavourable’ #USElection2020 Results

United States President, Donald Trump has pleaded with the electoral commission in the US to stop the count of the ongoing US Election 2020. The US President who is seeking re-election on the platform of the Republican party made this plea on the micro-blogging site, Twitter on Thursday, November 5. This online news platform understands […]

Details Of Buhari’s Meeting With Sultan Of Sokoto, Ooni Of Ife, Others (photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with First class traditional rulers from the six geopolitical zone Nigeria at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Buhari during the meeting call on traditional rulers to support his government in addressing the demands of Nigerian youths. He stated this at meeting with delegations of the National Council of Traditional […]

England enters second lockdown as Covid death toll hits six-month high

After downing a final round of drinks, queueing outside soon-to-close shops or getting a last haircut, England’s 56 million people entered a second coronavirus lockdown on Thursday with more doubts about the stringent policy than the first time around. Prime Minister Boris Johnson abandoned a recently introduced system of regional curbs and announced an England-wide […]

Macron urges Europe to strengthen border controls after terror attacks

Europe must rethink its open-border Schengen area, including a more robust protection of the zone’s external frontiers, President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday, after a spate of Islamist attacks in France and Austria. The tighter controls were needed to curb clandestine immigration, said Macron, adding that the criminal gangs illegally trafficking migrants into Europe were […]

Things To Know About Nigerians Who Won In The US Election

The Commission for the Oversight of Nigerians Abroad congratulates some Nigerians who have won parliamentary seats in the US elections. Oye Owolewa was the first Nigerian to be elected to the US House of Representatives for Washington. Mr. Owolewa won the House of Representatives seat under the Democrats. Democrat Esther Agbaje also won a seat […]

Breaking: Senate ‘Bans’ Buhari From Foreign Medical Trips

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday said President Muhammadu Buhari and other top government officials should no longer engage in foreign medical trips. This position was adopted by Senate Committee on Federal Character and Intergovernmental Affairs when the State House permanent secretary, Tijani Umar appeared before it to defend the 2021 budget figures for the State […]

Former NBA Star, Eddie Johnson Dies While Serving Life In Prison

The Ex-Hawks star lost his life while serving his sentence in Florida. Atlanta Hawks All-Star, Eddie Johnson who was serving life for sexually molesting an eight-year-old girl in 2008 has lost his life to an undisclosed ailment. The two-time NBA All-Star passed away on October 26. A cause of death was not disclosed, but his […]

Minister Of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi Reveals Why SWAT Was Quickly Set Up

He said the new police unit was created because there are insecurity problem and assignments initially carried out by the defunct SARS unit that had to be done by another. Muhammad Dingyadi, The Nigerian Minister of Police affairs, has disclosed why the Police force speedily created the Special Weapons and Tactics Team SWAT as a […]

Twitter Influencer, Omojuwa Apologizes And Deletes Tweet Calling Out VP Yemi Osinbajo

The Twitter influencer has apologised to the Vice President for calling him out after Modupe’s passport was seized. Popular political commentator and social media expert, Japheth Omojuwa has apologized and deleted a tweet which he lambasted Yemi Osinbajo, the Vice President Of Nigerian after one of the #EndSARS promoter, Modupe “Moe” Odele was stopped from […]

Social Media Regulation: Northern Group Condemns Governors, Stakeholders

The decision by northern governors to support social media regulation has been greeted with serious condemnation. Northern governors advocating for the regulation of social media have been lambasted by a northern group – Coalition of Northern Groups, on Thursday, The group expressed dismay over the decision of the Northern governors and other stakeholders in the […]

Lagos to Impose Fresh Lockdown, Other Measures Over Second Wave Of COVID-19

Residents of Lagos state might be forced to stay indoors as the government contemplates imposing a new lockdown to avoid a second wave of coronavirus. This was contained in a press statement by the Director, Public Affairs of the Ministry of Health, Tunbosun Ogunbanwo, on Tuesday. The statement was titled, ‘Lagos calls for precautions against […]