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EndSARS Protests: IPC Condemns Arson Attack On Media Outlets, Journalists;

With extremely concern, the International Press Centre, IPC, has condemned the latest happenings in the country with respect to the #ENDSARS and #ENDSWAT protests, especially the targeting of Media Institutions and harrassment of Journalists. IPC particularly condemns the Wednesday, October 21, 2020, arson attack on Television Continental TVC, as well as the molestation of the […]

EndSARS Protests: Makinde Closes Schools In Ibadan, Deploys Operation Burst

In view of the prolonged EndSARS protests rocking Oyo State, the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has directed the immediate closure of all Schools in Ibadan from Wednesday, October 21, 2020. The Governor, in a State broadcast aired on the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State (BCOS), on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, stated that the closure […]

Oyo Governor Addresses Residents, Calls For Calm

Broadcast by His Excellency Seyi Makinde, the Executive Governor of Oyo State, on the End SARS Protests in Oyo State on October 20, 2020 My Dear People of Oyo State,I address you at this time to talk about some of the issues that have been thrown up by the End SARS protests in Oyo State. […]

Protesters Storm National Assembly

Protesters against Police brutality and extra-judicial killings have taken their demonstrations to the National Assembly complex in Abuja, the Nation’s capital. Channels TV reports that the protesters in their numbers stormed the complex on Thursday, October 15, 2020, displaying placards lamenting extra-judicial killings and demanding justice for victims of Police brutality. They sang songs of […]

Opinion: Of Aisha Yesufu, Rinu, Tacha….Women, Mothers

By. Umar Nasko Not every non- Muslim will know the importance of the name Aisha to Islam. Aisha was the wife of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w). During her lifetime she played an important role in the development of Islam and the expansion of the political space that encyclopedia britinnaca said, “Modern Muslim feminists regard Aisha as personifying […]

#EndSARS Protest: IPC Condemns Police Attack On Journalist

The International Press Centre, IPC, has condemned the unwarranted assault and attack by Officers of the Nigeria Police on a Cameraman with Arise Television, Mr Francis Ogbonna, in Abuja. It was reported that the Police attacked and brutalized Mr Ogbonna on Sunday, October 11, 2020, while interviewing protesters on an #EndSARS rally at Abuja. According […]

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu Says SARS Dissolution Is Victory For Nigerian Youths.

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is a victory for the Nigerian youths following Nationwide protests against the Squad. The Governor disclosed this in Ikeja on Sunday, October 11, 2020, upon his return from Ondo State where he led as the Chairman of the […]

#EndSARS Protests: Commercial Activities Totally Paralysed In Ojaagbo, Isale Ora,

Socio-economic and commercial activities were totally paralysed on Sunday, October 11, 2020, in Ojaagbo, Isale Ora, Ita Alasa and Owode areas of Ogbomoso, following protests staged by some youths in the areas. It was gathered that Sunday’s demonstration was in continuation of peaceful EndSARS protest staged on Saturday, October 10, 2020, during which one Isiaka […]

EndSARS Protest: Late Jimoh Isiaka’s Mother Cries For Justice

The mother of a 23-yr-old Jimoh Isiaka who was shot dead during EndSARS peaceful protest in Ogbomoso, Mrs Ramat Jimoh, has not stopped shedding tears while calling for justice over the death of her son. Mrs Jimoh appealed to Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, and the State Commissioner of Police, CP Nwachukwu Nwonwu, to […]

#EndSARS Protesters: Makinde Confirms Death Of Protester In Ogbomosho

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has confirmed the death of one person in Ogbomoso #EndSARS protest. The Governor, while confirming the incidence on his twitter handle and Facebook posts on Saturday, October 10, 2020, said; “I have received with deep sadness the news of the passing of one of our children, Jimoh Isiaka, who […]