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I Won’t Bury My Son Even If It Takes 30 ...

I Won’t Bury My Son Even If It Takes 30 Years To Get Justice – Sylvester’s ...

Sylvester Oromoni, the father of the late 12-year-old pupil of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, has restated the family’s commitment to get justice, saying that he would not bury his son even if it takes 30 years to get justice. He also kicked against the report of the autopsy... read more »

EndSARS: Omokri’s Petition Against Buhar...

EndSARS: Omokri’s Petition Against Buhari Removed From Website

An online petition initiated change.org by Reno Omokri, a former special assistant to Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has been removed from the website. The petition was addressed to the International Criminal Court to arraign Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, over alleged... read more »

Attrition of Southern Nigeria Professionals and the Aftermath
Opinion: Attrition of Southern Nigeria P...

Opinion: Attrition of Southern Nigeria Professionals and the Aftermath by P...

It is no longer news that there is an unprecedented upsurge in the migration of southern Nigeria professionals over the last 5 years. The best brains in the Southern Nigeria are leaving in droves. Many of those that have not left are making all necessary arrangements; they are making enquiries... read more »

Release #EndSARS Protesters Immediately ...

Release #EndSARS Protesters Immediately – Civic Group, SERAP Warns Nigerian...

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Nigerian Police authorities to immediately and unconditionally release a journalist and other protesters arrested at the Lekki Tollgate. The group made the call in a post on its Twitter handle on Wednesday. The tweet reads,... read more »

#EndSARS: No Security Officer Punished F...

#EndSARS: No Security Officer Punished For Killing, Others One Year After B...

A non-governmental organisation, Amnesty International has alleged that the #EndSARS Judicial Panel of Inquiry dashed hopes of victims rather than providing restitution to them. On October 19, 2020, the Lagos state government set up a nine-man Judicial Panel of Inquiry to investigate cases of... read more »

Igboho: Benin Republic Snub Nigerian Govt’s Extradition Request, May Free Him Today

Igboho: Benin Republic Snub Nigerian Govt’s Extradition Request, May Free Him Today

The attempt by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to extradite Yoruba nation activist, Sunday Adeyemo, alias Sunday Igboho, to Nigeria from Benin Republic has suffered a... read more »

Kanu’s trial: Britain, Law Firm Express Interest to Take Over case

Kanu: Britain, Law Firm Express Interest to Take Over case

The British High Commission and a law firm based in London, Bindmans, have asked for the permission of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kan, to take over his... read more »

Baba Ijesha to Arraigned in Court Today Over Alleged Molestation

Baba Ijesha to Arraigned in Court Today Over Alleged Molestation

Nollywood actor, Olanrewaju Omiyinka, better known as Baba Ijesha, is set to be arraigned at the Magistrate Court 1 in Yaba on Wednesday, 16th June 2021. He was arrested by the police for... read more »

Police, Brutal Cops Should Compensate SARS Victims – Rivers

Police, Brutal Cops Should Compensate SARS Victims – Rivers

The Rivers State Executive Council has submitted that police authority or operatives of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad found guilty of brutality and other forms of human right... read more »

CCT Chairman, Umar’s ‘Biafran Boys’ Comment Xenophobic, Liable to Five-Year Imprisonment – Falana

CCT Chairman, Umar’s ‘Biafran Boys’ Comment Xenophobic, Liable to...

Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, has described the Code of Conduct, CCT, Chairman, Danladi Umar’s use of “Biafran boys” to classify the traders he had a fracas with at Banex... read more »