Category Archives: Discreet

Governor Seyi Makinde Shuts Down Schools In Ibadan, Deploys Security Apparatus

Oyo governor Seyi Makinde has directed all schools, escpailly in the Ibadan metropolis to be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday, October 21, for the rest of this week as a result of unrest in the state. Makinde who made this development known in a recent broadcast speech, noted that the situation will be reviewed on Friday, October…

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#EndSARS: Military Officers Shoot At Peaceful Anti-Police Brutality Protesters At Lekki Toll Gate

At least two Lagos #EndSARS protesters was shot by military men Tuesday evening as the city braced for a 24-hours curfew imposed by the state governor due to the reports of violence and vandalism resulting from the demonstrations. The incident occurred at the Lekki Toll Gate as protesters attempting to block the ever-busy toll service were confronted by soldiers, according to eye witnesses.…

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Ex-Presidential Aspirant Garba Files $1bn Lawsuit Against Twitter CEO For Endorsing #EndSARS Protests

2019 Presidential aspirant, Adamu Garba, has sued the Chief Executive Officer of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, over growing tension generated from the nationwide #EndSARS protests. Dorsey had expressed his support for the #EndSARS movement which had been rocking the nation for over a week now, to which Garba threatened with a lawsuit. Now, following in his words, Garba…

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#EndSARS: Lagos Police Ban Protests, Order Deployment Of Anti-Riot Unit

The Lagos Police Command has barred all forms of protests, following numerous reports of acts of violence in the state. The ban which is coming a few hours after the state government imposed a 24-hour curfew, was contained in a press statement released on Tuesday by Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi. Before the declaration of…

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Shock & Outrage Greet Kogi Governor Bello’s Offer To Be Leader Of #EndSARS Movement

Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello has been criticized for volunteering to be the leader in on the #EndSARS protests erupting around the country. Speaking in a statewide address on Monday October 19, Bello had reiterated that it is time the leaders of the protesters come out to engage with the government. The governor who also stated…

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All Ondo Schools Ordered To Shut Down Amid Growing #ENDSARS Protests

Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has directed all pupils and students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the anti-police brutality protests. The order which will be effective from Wednesday October 21, according to Akeredolu, became necessary because of the engulfing nationwide #EndSARS protests and the need to ensure the well-being of both students…

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#EndSARS: Gbajabiamila Won’t Approve 2021 Budget Without Compensation For Police Brutality Victims

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has disclosed he will not sign off on a 2021 budget that does not include adequate compensation for those who have suffered Police brutality in the last decade. Gbajabiamila also said he would also not sign the 2021 Appropriation Bill presently before the National Assembly if implementation of…

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Hoodlums Torch Another Police Station In Lagos As Violence Escalates

It’s almost 2 pm in Lagos, but the mob attacks show no sign of slowing — if anything, they appear to be ratcheting up in intensity, with hoodlums in-disguise of protesters setting another police precinct on fire. In circulating videos on social media, Layeni police station situated at Ifelodun Local Council Development area of the state is the…

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Lagos Governor Sanwo-Olu Issues Statewide 24-Hours Curfew Amid #EndSARS Protests

Lagos governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the imposition of a 24 hours curfew following the violent trend of #EndSARS protests around the state. According to the governor, the curfew which start from 4pm on Tuesday, October 20, will only exempt essential service providers and first responders. The move became necessary, he said, given the rise…

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JUST IN: Angry Thugs Reportedly Set Orile-Iganmu Police Station Ablaze

A police station in Orile-Iganmu Local Government Area of Lagos State has been set alight by an agitated mob in retaliation to the alleged shooting of two residents, which left one dead and the other critically injured. According to eyewitnesses who shared videos from the scene on social media, the incident occurred around 09.45 am, although, It…

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