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Falana Calls For Renewal Of #EndSARS Protesters’ Passports

Human rights Lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr Femi Falana, has called for the renewal of the passports of the #EndSARS Protesters. Mr Falana made this call in a statement he personally signed on Sunday, January 17, 2021, identifying the affected protesters as Bolatito Rachael Oduala, Mary Oshifowora and Mosopeoluwa Odeseye. The statement […]

NIMC To Reactivate 20 Centres For NIN Enrollment In Abuja

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has approved the reactivation of 20 Centers within the FCT to ease the process of enrollment for the National Identification Number (NIN). This is according to a statement signed by the Head of Corporate Communications at the NIMC, Mr Kayode Adegoke. Channels TV reports that […]

Biden’s Inauguration: US On Alert For Armed Protest

A top Aide to United States President-elect, Mr Joe Biden has said the incoming President would sign about a dozen executive orders on his first day in office, as police fearing violence from President Trump supporters staged a nationwide security operation ahead of the inauguration. Authorities in Washington, where Wednesday’s inauguration will take place, said […]

2021 Budget: SERAP Asks NASS To Stop Buhari From Selling

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the National Assembly to stop President Muhammadu Buhari from selling Government properties to fund the 2021 budget. SERAP, in a statement issued on Sunday, January 17, 2021, by its deputy Director, Mr Kolawole Oluwadare, appealed to the Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan, and the Speaker of […]

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Oyo Holds Armed Forces Remembrance Day

Oyo State Government and Armed Forces in the State join the Federation in the grand finale and laying of wreaths in memory of the departed souls. The event was held on Friday, January 15, 2021, at the Remembrance Arcade, Government House, Agodi, Ibadan. Photos by Atinuke Seun-Ige:

Olympic Swimming Medalist Keller Charged Over Capitol Riot

United States Olympic Swimming Gold Medalist. Klete Keller, has been charged by the Justice Department with participating in the January 6 attack on Congress by supporters of President Donald Trump. Channels TV reports that Keller was filmed as part of the crowd that illegally entered the huge Rotunda hall of the Capitol after violent protesters […]

WHO Team Arrives In Wuhan For Virus Investigation

A team of experts from the World Health Organization has arrived in Wuhan to probe the origins of the Coronavirus more than a year after it emerged, as China reported its first death from COVID-19 in eight months. Channels TV reports that the 10 Scientists landed for their much-delayed mission, met by Chinese officials in […]

Pirates Attacks: Bonny Island Residents Storm Rivers Govt House, Assembly

Residents of Bonny Local Government area of Rivers State has carried out a fresh protest. This time, Channels TV reports that they stormed the Government House and Rivers State House of Assembly in Port Harcourt, the State capital. The report added that the protesters are calling for an immediate end to the attacks and killings […]

“Ndubuisi Kanu, A Rare Breed In Consistency, Commitment To Justice,

A former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described a former Military administrator of the State, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Godwin Kanu, as a rare breed for his singular consistency and unwavering commitment to social justice, democracy and federalism in Nigeria. Retired Rear Admiral Kanu who is said to love this country and its […]