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[VIDEO] Lekki Massacre: Survivor Eye-Witness Account Says Soldiers and SARS Operatives Killed Several Protesters

An anonymous eye witness at the Lekki Toll Plaza on the nights of 20th October 2020 says both soldiers and members of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad were at the venue of the protest and killed protesters. He said he had to pretend that he was dead so as not to be shot dead by operatives of SARS. The eye

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[VIDEO] WTO: See How Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was chosen as WTO DG

Nigeria’s Two-time Former Finance Minister and Former World Bank Director-General, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was recently selected as the candidate with the best chance of becoming a consensus candidate for the position of Director-General of the World Trade Organization. Just after her selection by the Selection Committee, an announcement came saying that the United States delegation did not support the consensus

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#EndSARS: Stop Killing policemen ― Supervising DIG tells youths in the South East

The Supervising Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG South East Geopolitical Zone, DIG Celestine Okoye, Wednesday has urged youths in the Southeast to desist from killing policemen who are in service in the region. The supervising DIG say the Nigerian Police was still collating information about the number of policemen killed in the region, following the #EndSARS protests. The supervising

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[VIDEO] #EndSARS: N4 million worth of COVID-19 palliatives for Benue found in Kano Market

About 1,958 cartons of noodle of the COVID-19 palliative meant for Benue State have been diverted for sale in a Kano Market. The food items numbering 1,958 cartons of noodle out of the 3,850 cartons are said to be worth N4million naira and meant for distribution in Benue state. The items have been recovered in a Kano market where they

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ENDSARS: Police apprehend 59 looters, recover hundreds of items in Kano

The Kano police command has arrested 59 suspects accused of looting hundreds of items belonging to members of the public at the Sabon gari quarters in Kano during the recent looting spray that took place in Kano last Tuesday. The Police Command made this know during a press conference in its Kano office addressed by the PPRO Abdullahi Haruna on

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WTO: US moves to block Okonjo-Iweala’s selection

The United States is moving to block Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala selection as consensus candidate to lead the World Trade Organisation. Major news media organizations have earlier reported that key WTO ambassadors have given a node to the candidature of Okonjo-Iweala on Wednesday. However, the US it was learned is supporting the South Korean Trade Minister Yoo Myung-hee, who is Okonjo-Iweala’s

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[VIDEO] Hoodlums that operated in Shoprite Lekki, Oba’s palace, burnt BRT buses allegedly apprehended

Those that robbed and committed arson at Shoprite Lekki, Oba’s palace, burnt BRT buses and killed a police officer have all been allegedly arrested. There arrest was reportedly made possible by the technology deployed which includes CCTV and cell phone tower pinging. This is a process whereby the network service provider gives information to the police about all the people

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Breaking: Okonjo-Iweala, is new WTO DG

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s ex-finance minister and nominee for the office of the director-general of the World Trade Organisation, WTO,  has emerged winner of the highly competitive race. The former minister according to TheCable, polled 104 votes from 164 member countries to defeat her South Korea’s trade minister opponent, at the final stage of the race. She has broken many records,

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Lekki Massacre: Its Not Wrong To Ask The Military To Intervene To Quell Riots ―Lagos Govt

The Lagos State government has said that it finds nothing wrong with asking the military to quell riots when necessary. This statement was made by the Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the governor, Gboyega Akosile, on Tuesday night while fielding questions during a telephone interview with the Nigerian Tribune. The statement by Akosile was in reaction to submissions by the

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Katsina Bandits: Police and soldiers kill 5 as they repel attack

Five bandits have been killed on Tuesday morning during an attack on the Tsaskiya community in Safana Local Government Area of Katsina State. Eye witnessed say three women were abducted by the hoodlums during the attack. The bandits were reported to have arrived the village in their numbers wielding General Purpose Machine Guns and AK 47 rifle at about 4

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