BREAKING: Lagos govt breaks silence on shooting at Lekki toll gate, sends directive to Army

The Lagos State Government has reacted to the shooting at the Lekki toll gate on Tuesday night. The incident happened following the declaration of a 24-hour curfew in the state. In a statement signed by the state’s Honourable Commissioner for Information, Gbenga Omotoso, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu advised security agents not to arrest anyone because of…

End SARS: Apostle Suleman places curses on killers of Lekki protesters

Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministries, has placed curses on security personnel who opened fire on peaceful protesters in Lekki, Lagos State, on Tuesday. DAILY POST reported that End SARS protesters at the Lekki ground have come under heavy fire by the military on Tuesday. Bullets fired by security operatives hit some persons…

End SARS: Why we are not against peaceful protest – Police

The Nigeria Police Force said they are not against the ongoing End SARS peaceful protest across the country but the nature it is been carried out. This is coming when the Inspector-General of police ordered for the immediate nationwide deployment of anti-riot police to protect the lives and properties of Nigerians amidst the protest. The…

33 health workers contracted coronavirus in Adamawa – Official

A total of 33 health workers in Adamawa State have been infected by coronavirus from the time of outbreak of the virus in the state to date. The state Chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA), Dr Abraham Tizhe ,who disclosed this on Tuesday, said one of the affected health workers has died of the…

End SARS: Gov Ikpeazu announces 24-hour curfew in Abia

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has imposed a 24- hour curfew across the state. Ikpeazu announced this in a statement by his Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu on Tuesday. He confirmed that a police officer was killed by yet-to-be-identified hoodlums. Ikpeazu also approved a cash reward of five million naira only (N5,…

End SARS: Gov Abdulrazaq inaugurates judicial panel of inquiry

Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State, on Tuesday, inaugurated a Judicial Panel of Inquiry to hear the grievances of citizens who fell victims of alleged police brutality in the state. This is part of the national efforts to calm frayed nerves, compensate victims, and reform the policing system, a statement by his spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye…

BREAKING: End SARS: Gov Abiodun closes all schools, bans Okada in Ogun

Governor Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State has ordered the immediate closure of all schools in Ogun State from now till October 26, DAILY POST reports. The Governor disclosed this on Tuesday evening at a press conference he addressed at Okemosan, Abeokuta. Abiodun also ordered the ban of the operations of commercial motorcycles, popularly known as…

End SARS: Buhari told to stop shooting of protesters in Lagos immediately

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned reports that security agents are shooting at End SARS peaceful protesters at the Lekki Toll gate, Lagos State. SERAP, in a statement signed by Kolawole Oluwadare, its Deputy Director, said: “Under the Nigerian constitution, 1999 [as amended] and human rights treaties to which Nigeria is a state…

Solskjaer leaves out two senior players as Man Utd submit 25-man EPL squad [Full List]

Manchester United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has left Phil Jones and Sergio Romero from his 25-man squad for the Premier League. The pair were also left out of United’s Champions League squad last week. There are also two lists: the main one and one comprised of homegrown players. Academy products or players under the age…

End SARS: Don’t use force on protesters – Atiku tells Buhari

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has pleaded with President Muhammadu Buhari not to use force against End SARS protesters. This advice came shortly before the military was unleashed on the End SARS protesters in Lagos State and other parts of the country. Security agents are currently allegedly attacking Nigerian youths on a peaceful at…