Police Prevent Family Members, Journalists From Entering Court As #ENDSARS Protester, Eromosele’s Trial Begins


Tempers flared on Tuesday morning when security operatives prevented family members of an #EndSARS protester, Eromosele Adene, from gaining entrance into the Yaba Magistrates Court where his case is expected to be heard. As Channels TV approached the court premises, it was observed that the Police had barricaded the street leading into the court with their vehicle. Some family members were...

Lekki Shooting: Judicial Panel Find Bullet Shells At Lekki Tollgate (Photos, Videos)


The judicial panel appointed by the Lagos State Government to investigate police abuses and the shooting at the Lekki toll gate has recovered bullet shells from the scene. Six shells were found Friday, 10 days after the shooting, officials confirmed. The Nigerian Army, accused of carrying out the attack believed to have killed at least two people, had initially denied its...

Governor Yahaya Bello Volunteers To Lead #ENDSARS Protest (Video)


Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has again weighed in on the #EndSARS protest by volunteering to be the leader.  Speaking in a statewide address on Monday, October 19, the Kogi State Governor stated that it is time the leaders of the protesters come out to engage with the government. The Kogi State Governor who also stated that it will be...

SERAP Drags FG, Military To ICC Over Shooting Of #EndSARS Protesters


Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a petition to Mrs Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC), urging her to “promptly investigate reports that Nigerian authorities, military, and some politicians have used/ and are using thugs, soldiers and security agents to intimidate, harass, attack and kill #EndSARS peaceful protesters in several parts of Nigeria, including Abuja, Lagos,...

FG Accused Of Freezing Bank Accounts Of #ENDSARS Promoters


The federal government has been accused of freezing the bank accounts of individuals who promoted the #EndSARS protests. For 13 days, Nigerians across the country poured into the streets to protest against police brutality. The protests resulted in the disbandment of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) unit of the police. But two weeks after the protests, there are allegations of a clampdown...

BREAKING!! #ENDSARS Protests: UK High Commission Shuts Down Visa Centers In Nigeria


The United Kingdom High Commission in Nigeria on Wednesday said it has shut down its centers in Nigeria for the next 48 hours beginning from today (Wednesday) due to the ongoing nationwide protest in the country. It also stated that its TLS contact visa application centers in Nigeria are currently closed. Though like its American counterpart, the UK High Commission...

Fake News Triggered #EndSARS Protests, says IGP


Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police (IGP), says fake news triggered the #EndSARS protests. In October, young persons across the country trooped to the streets to demand an end to police brutality and to also demand “good governance”. The protesters were dispersed after two weeks and there was widespread violence. Speaking during a visit to the headquarters of the Ebonyi police command on...

#LekkiShooting: Army Lied Against Sanwo-Olu – Nnamdi Kanu


Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, on Wednesday, faulted claims by the Army that Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State invited them to Lekki toll gate, amid the End SARS protest. Kanu claimed that President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the soldiers to kill the protesters, not Sanwo-Olu. Recall that gunmen in military uniform had last week Tuesday stormed...

Lekki Toll Gate Killings: My Heart Bleeds, Prof. Ibe Weeps


The Chancellor, Gregory University Uturu, Prof. Gregory Ibe has expressed sadness over the killing of protesters at Lekki toll gate in Lagos by armed military personnel. While calling for investigation and prosecution of those who took part in killing unarmed protesters, Prof. Ibe doubles as chairman of the committee of proprietors of private universities in Nigeria, said the extrajudicial killings...

BREAKING: Hoodlums Break Benin Prison Wall, Free Inmates (Photos, Videos)


Protesters around Kings Square in Benin City, the capital city of Edo State have broken the walls of the headquarters of the Nigeria Correctional Centre (Nigeria prisons in Benin). The protesters, after gaining entrance into the prison through the fence freed inmates in the prisons along Benin Sapele Road, near Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ office. https://abntv.com.ng/2020/10/operation-crocodile-smile-not-targeted-at-endsars-protesters-army/   video  

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