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#EndSARS: Oyo Governor Makinde Creates N500m Fund For Victims Of Injustice

Oyo Governor Seyi Makinde on Monday announced a N500 million compensation fund which will provide critical funding for residents who suffered any form of injustice during the #EndSARS protests in the state. Makinde, who stated this at the House of Chiefs, Secretariat in Ibadan during the post-protest meeting with traditional rulers, clerics, and other stakeholders, urged past victims or…

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Desmond Elliot Clears The Air On Lawmakers Sponsoring Social Media Bill: ‘I Never Said That’

Desmond Elliot wants to set the record straight on claims that lawmakers are working on a bill to regulate social media. Twitter was sent into a frenzy after an unconfirmed report disclosed that the Lagos Assembly is trying to pass a social bill in order to downplay the shooting of #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki toll gate. The 46-year-old…

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Nigeria Army Speak On #EndSARS Protests, Vows To Deal With ‘Subversive Elements’

The Nigerian military has warned that some unscrupulous individuals and groups have been determined to destabilize the country by all means in the guise of agitations, maintaining its readiness to quell any threat to the nation’s corporate existence. The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, disclosed this on Monday in Abuja during a meeting with Principal Staff…

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APC Chieftain Galadima Claims His Office Was Approached To Buy COVID-19 Palliatives

Buba Galadima, a All Progressives Congress chieftain, has accused an undisclosed state of diversion of COVID-19 palliatives meant for the its residents. The former National Secretary of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC) who made the explosive revelation on an AIT programme on Monday, recounted how the government officials once approached his office to sell the palliatives. This is…

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Lekki Shooting: Sanwo-Olu Admits Army’s Involvement, Says ‘People Would Be Held Accountable’

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has finally admitted that officers of the Nigerian Army were responsible for the violent crackdown on unarmed #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza in Lagos state. Recall that a military spokesman had earlier denied claims of soldiers being present at the toll gate during the Tuesday incident, stating that viral videos of the…

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OB Cuisine: Velvety Foodies’ Recipe On Spicy Goat Meat (Asun) Is Beyond Perfect

In this video food vlogger, Velvety Foodies shows us how she makes her spicy roasted goat meat popularly known as Asun. She says, “Hey Foodie! Asun is the local name for spicy roasted goat meat. A very delicious comfort food that goes well with any drink of your choice. “You don’t need to own a grill to…

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Everything Femi Falana Had To Say About Hoarding Of Palliatives, Lekki Shootings & Nationwide Riots

Human rights lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, has opened about the latest happenings which followed the 2-weeks long #EndSARS protests across the nation. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), gave the candid interview on Monday with Arise TV, where he spoke condemned the Lekki toll gate shooting, nationwide riots which ensued and the recent lootings of COVID-19…

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Abuja Warehouses Under Attack As Residents Loot COVID-19 Palliatives

Amid several reports of looting across the country, Abuja residents on Monday took law into their hands by breaking into a warehouse in search of COVID-19 palliatives. According to footages shared by eye-witnesses via social media, the looted items varied from rice and semovita to macaroni, spaghetti, sugar, salt, and fertilizers. The warehouse which is located near West…

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NBC Sanctions Arise News, AIT & Channels TV Over Coverage Of #EndSARS Protests

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has fined three major broadcast stations over their “unprofessional coverage” of the #EndSARS protests and the civil unrest that followed it. According to online reports, the regulators on Monday issued Channels Television, Arise Television and Africa Independent Television a fine between N2 million and N3 million. Professor Armstrong Idachaba, the acting NBC Director-General, who…

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