Monday, April 19, 2021

#EndSARS

April 8, 2021

MURIC links #EndSARS protesters, politicians to Owerri jailbreak

“The arrest, trial, and conviction of those prisoners were as a result of strenuous efforts and investigations.”

Ishaq Akintola
April 8, 2021

#EndSARS: Inactive police complaints commission inaugurates new committee

He added that the tragedy that befell the country during the #EndSARS protests would have been averted if the PPCC was active.

Usman Baba Alkali
April 1, 2021

U.S. report inaccurate, soldiers killed at least 10 protesters in Lekki: Amnesty Int’l

The 2020 U.S. annual report on human rights abuses was published on Tuesday.

March 31, 2021

We blocked #EndSARS hackers from breaching govt, military websites: DSA

The amorphous hit squad took down several important government websites, in solidarity with victims of police brutality.

A hacker on a computer used to illustrate the story.
March 19, 2021

#EndSARS: Panel orders police to pay N575.8 million to victims

“The petitions on judgment debts of about N575.8 million were considered ranging from the award of N200 million to ₦120,000.”

Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu
March 18, 2021

SARS always collected N1,000 ‘gate fee’ to see suspect: Petitioner

“For every visit, we were asked to pay N1,000 as ‘gate fee’ to get to where my brother was detained unlawfully.”

Mohammed Adamu
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.”

March 16, 2021

CNN’s investigation on Lekki Tollgate shooting shortlisted for Amnesty Media Awards

The award which has been running for 29 years, aims at recognising the vital role journalists play and the serious risks they face.

snapshot from footage of soldiers shooting the Lekki protesters.
March 16, 2021

Police arraign two men for “hijacking” #EndSARS protest

The defendants are being charged with riot, disobedience to lawful order issued by the constituted authority and attempted arson.

#EndSARs Protesters
March 16, 2021

#EndSARS: Kogi panel receives six petitions on police brutality

The committee was constituted by the Kogi government through the office of the Public Defender and Citizens Rights Commission.

#EndSARS protest used to illustrate the story