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#EndSARS: Schools in Lagos to Resume on Monday
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#EndSARS: Schools in Lagos to Resume on Monday

The Lagos State government has approved the reopening of private and public schools across the state from Monday, November 2, 2020 after they were shutdown in the heat of the #EndSARS protests. This was disclosed in a statement titled, ‘LASG approves reopening of schools from Monday’, by... read more »

Judicial Panels Must Investigate Lekki Shooting, Ensure Accountability for Crime - UK
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Judicial Panels Must Investigate Lekki Shooting, Ensure Accountability for ...

The United Kingdom has called for the probe of the shooting at Lekki Toll Gate area of Lagos and other related incidents that occurred during the #EndsARS protests. Security forces had opened fire at peaceful demonstrators at the Lekki toll gate areas after protesters had camped there for weeks... read more »

Lekki Shooting: Fashola Tampered with Evidence at Lekki Toll by Retrieving Hidden Camera without the Consent of the Panel
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Lekki Shooting: Fashola Tampered with Evidence at Lekki Toll by Retrieving ...

Senior Advocate of Nigeria and respected human rights activist, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has noted that removing of a camera at the Lekki Toll by the former Lagos Governor and current minister for works, Babatunde Raji Fashola, amounts to evidence tampering. In a post made available publicly, the... read more »

Lekki Shooting: Fashola Discovers Camera at Shooting Area
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Lekki Shooting: Fashola Discovers Camera at Shooting Area

Former governor of Lagos state and Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola has discovered a camera at the Lekki Toll Gate Area of Lagos, site of the shooting that took place last week. The minister made the discovery while touring areas rocked by violence during a solidary visit to the... read more »

Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am
Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am

Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am

The curfew in Lagos State has been reviewed. Restriction time is now 8pm to 6am. Lagosians are enjoined to plan their journey times as they go about their lawful businesses. All Public & Private Schools remain shut till further notice. Signed: Gbenga Omotoso HC, Information and... read more »

Victims of Lekki Toll Gate Shooting Need to Answer Some Questions- - Tinubu

Victims of Lekki Toll Gate Shooting Have Questions to Answer – Tinubu

National leader of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has said that those who suffered casualty during the shooting at Lekki toll gate area of Lagos State have... read more »

TVC Resumes broadcast After Being Vandalised

TVC Resumes broadcast After Being Vandalised

Following a four days hiatus due to an attack of its headquarters in Lagos by irate youths, Television Continental (TVC) has resumed broadcasting. A group of angry youths had attacked... read more »

Lagos Will Not Be Destroyed Under my Watch, Sanwo-Olu says as he Sues for Calm

Lagos Will Not Be Destroyed Under my Watch, Sanwo-Olu says as he Sues for Calm

Governor Babjide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has decried the extent of damage done to public and private properties as thugs masquerading under the #EndSARS movement took to the streets... read more »

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has released a list of police officers being prosecuted for violation of human rights in the state.

Sanwo-Olu Releases Names of Police Officers Under Prosecution for Right Violation

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has released a list of police officers being prosecuted for violation of human rights in the state. Sanwo-Olu who disclosed this in a post on his... read more »

BREAKING: Hoodlums Attack TVC in Lagos

BREAKING: Hoodlums Attack TVC in Lagos

Irate hoodlums have attacked Television Continental (TVC) headquarters in Lagos State on Wednesday (today). The thugs thronged the entrance of the Television station in Ikosi-Ketu area of Lagos and... read more »