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#EndSARS: One Reportedly Killed, Another Injured As Police Attack Protesters In Ogbomosho

An unidentified man has been allegedly killed while another injured as police officers in Ogbomosho, Oyo state disrupted peaceful protesters, partaking in the #EndSARs movement that is sweeping over Nigeria. The protesters were rallying in Ogbomosho to join the demand for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit of the police when the incident…

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#EndSARS Protests Enter Fourth Day Despite President Buhari’s Appeal

Despite an appeal for calm by the President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian youths on Saturday October 10 continued the #EndSARS and police brutality protests in Lagos and other states across the country. The youths protested at Ikorodu and Lekki areas of Lagos State. The movement which has since garnered attention far and wide is against the harassment,…

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#OndoDecides2020: All The Major Happenings From Ondo Governorship Election

Residents in Ondo state have begun to cast their ballots, across 18 local governments for the person who will lead them for the next four years. According to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), 17 political parties are on the ballot, although some have collapsed their structures to campaign for others. Incumbent Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu…

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Buhari Finally Breaks Silence Over #EndSARS Protests, Calls Nigerian Police Force Patriotic

President Muhammadu Buhari has broken his silence as demonstrations against police brutality entered its third day. Taking to social media on Friday October 9, he has asked the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to address the concerns of Nigerians. He also ordered the police chief to reform Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) nationwide after meeting at…

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#EndSARS Protests: Nse Ikpe-Etim, John Boyega Speak Out Against Police Brutality

John Boyega and Nse Ikpe-Etim have weighed in on the issue of police brutality in Nigeria, in the wake of peaceful protests held nationwide by concerned citizens demanding an end to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a rogue tactical police unit. The British-Nigerian actor waded into the conversation via his Twitter page on Friday. He wrote in one…

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Genevieve Nnaji Pens Open Letter To Buhari Amid #EndSARS Protests: ‘Command Your Troops To Stand Down’

Just like every other Nigerian, Genevieve Nnaji is tired of being optimistic. The renowned actress and filmmaker penned a scathing open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari via her social media pages in the wake of #ENDSARS, a protest against police brutality on Friday October 9. Nnaji called on the president to address Nigerians after narrating how…

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#EndSARS Protests Enter Third Day In Lagos As Push For Change Sweeps Nigeria

Many cities and towns across Nigeria filled with demonstrators again on Friday October 9 as largely peaceful protests over the abolishment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and police brutality, sparked by the recent shooting of a young man in Delta state, headed towards its third day. Some protesters in Lagos led by many social media influencers, decided to shift the…

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