Wednesday, October 5, 2022

#EndSars protesters

November 16, 2021

U.S. welcomes panel’s report that Nigerian soldiers massacred Lekki Tollgate #EndSARS protesters

“The United States welcomes the conclusion of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry with the transmission of its final report,” the U.S. said.

Buhari, Mary, Sanwolu
October 23, 2021

Edo to pay N190 million compensation to police brutality victims: Obaseki

The governor says the compensation was recommended by the state judicial panel of enquiry on EndSARS.

Godwin Obaseki
October 17, 2021

Hours to #EndSARS memorial, Abuja panel reconvenes after six months break

The panel says it would reconvene to conclude hearing on the cases before it to prepare its final report.

October 6, 2021

“Ahm well, so I, I, I, you know, I am not, you know, I am”: Tolu Ogunlesi suffers to defend Buhari’s Twitter ban

Mr Ogunlesi appeared on a CNN segment with Larry Madowo on Wednesday, where he was asked whether he was in support of the ban or not.

Tolu Ogunlesi on CNN
July 30, 2021

Nigerians petition U.S. over blockade of arms sale to Buhari regime due to rights violations

Mr Bulama believes that the U.S. Senate’s blockade of arms sales to the regime of President Muhammadu Buhari is a violation of human rights.

July 28, 2021

#EndSARS: U.S. Senate blocks sale of military equipment to Buhari regime

The Nigerian government has over time relied on U.S. military equipment to help address security challenges, including Boko Haram insurgency and armed banditry.

President Muhammadu Buhari
June 5, 2021

#EndSARS: Pathologist presents bodies of 99 protesters killed in Lekki, other parts of Lagos

Several persons were reported dead or missing after the military shooting at Lekki Toll-Gate and other parts of the state last October.

Lagos State Judicial Panel
March 17, 2021

U.S. Congressmen propose #EndSARS resolution for 117th Congress

“It is imperative that we maintain solidarity with peaceful protesters in Nigeria demanding justice and meaningful security reform.”

February 14, 2021

Police officers said they had no cover of darkness to kill us: Macaroni

The entertainer was amongst 40 protesters taken into custody on Saturday.

February 7, 2021

#LekkiMassacre: Segun Awosanya joins four others to reopen toll gate in controversial 5-4 judgement

“It is a judicial panel,” Mr. Awosanya told Peoples Gazette on Sunday morning. “Not an opinion panel.”

Segun Awosanya