Category Archives: Discreet

#EndSARS: Scores Of Properties Set Ablaze, Looted In Lagos After Military Onslaught On Protesters

The thirteenth day of protests in the Lagos against police brutality began with singing of the national anthem and ended with a massacre carried out by soldiers. And in those last moments on Tuesday, there have been reports of widespread violence by hoodlums on lives and properties. Dozens of storefront businesses, office buildings, vehicles and media houses in…

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#EndSARS: PENGASSAN Threatens Nationwide Industrial Action Over Attacks On Protesters

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has threatened a nationwide strike following the shooting and killing of peaceful #ENDSARS demonstrators across the nation. This is just as the Trade Union Congress (TUC), Lagos State Council and the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) berated the Buhari-led administration on…

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#EndSARS: Atiku Urges Buhari To Address Nigerians, Condemns Killing Of Unarmed Protesters

Once again, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to address the nation in the wake of ongoing violent crackdown on #EndSARS protests and destruction of lives and property by hoodlums. Speaking in a video broadcast released by his media office in Abuja, he reacted to the shooting of protesters in Lagos on Tuesday, saying he was…

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Obasanjo Condemns President Buhari’s Violent Crackdown On Peaceful #EndSARS Protesters

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari for the use of brute force to quell #EndSARS protests in Lagos state and across the nation. He disclosed this Wednesday in a public statement titled ‘Statement on Violence Against Protesters In Nigeria: An Appeal for Calm’, a day after soldiers shot at unarmed protesters at the infamous…

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#EndSARS: Osinbajo Breaks Silence Over Lekki Shootings, Vows Justice For Victims

Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has released a statement on social media following the numerous killings of Nigerians calling for an end to police brutality and bad governance in the country. He expressed his concern in a series of tweets on Wednesday, stating that he had spoken to some of the victims in the hospital. Osinbajo also added…

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#LekkiGenocide: Governor Sanwo-Olu Apologizes To Lagosians Over Soldiers’ Action

Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu in a statewide broadcast on Wednesday expressed regrets over widespread violence in the state, apologizing to residents for the actions. Sanwo-Olu, who started his speech by condemning the attack by soldiers on #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Gate, said he was touched by infirmities and feelings of residents. According to the governor,…

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#EndSARS: Wizkid Tackles Buhari Again, Demands Osinbajo & IGP Adamu’s Resignation

Like many others who have been criticizing the Buhari-led administration over their use of violence on peaceful #EndSARS protesters, Wizkid has called for the resignation of the President, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Inspector-General of Police Mohammad Adamu. The popular singer, reacting to the ongoing chaos in the country via Twitter, said Buhari has failed in…

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Joe Biden, UN Call For End To Nigeria’s Violence On #EndSARS Protesters

The US presidential candidate of the Democratic Party, Joe Biden, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to cease the violent crackdown on #EndSARS protesters. In a statement released on Biden’s official website on Wednesday, the ex-Vice President asked the federal government to engage in dialogue with the civil society in order to address citizens’ grievances. He added that the…

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#EndSARS: Abia Protesters, Police Clash After Defying Statewide Curfew

For weeks the country have seen protests and demonstrations against police brutality across the county.. On Wednesday October 21, residents and law enforcement clashed, as the police were caught on camera shooting sporadically at various locations. The incident  after the state governor Okezie Ikpeazu imposed a 24-hour curfew in Aba and Umuahia following a clash between hoodlums…

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