Thursday, December 2, 2021

Rights

December 1, 2021

Man sent to Kirikiri over defilement of 12-year-old

Although the defendant begged the girl not to tell anyone, she narrated to her mother what happened.

A man in handcuffs used to illustrate the story
December 1, 2021

Lagos: Ikorodu men jailed for abduction, gang rape

The defendants had accosted the victim on her way back from work, covered her mouth, forcefully put her on their motorcycle and took her to their house.

December 1, 2021

Like Jack Dorsey, new Twitter CEO supported #EndSARS

Mr Agrawal is said to share a lot similarities with Mr Dorsey’s in terms of his vision for Twitter operations.

December 1, 2021

We’re keeping Sowore’s phones, money to investigate ties to terrorism: SSS

Mr Sowore had filed a suit against the agency praying the court to compel the SSS to return his mobile devices seized during the time of his arrest in 2019.

December 1, 2021

IPI urges Philippine government to let Maria Ressa attend Nobel ceremony

“We…call on the government of the Philippines to allow our fellow board member and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Maria Ressa to attend her Nobel ceremony….”

December 1, 2021

Twelve-year-old Dowen College student beaten to death for refusing to join cult

“After tests and X-rays, it was confirmed he was beaten up badly. He died yesterday (Tuesday) morning, and his entire body was swollen,” he told The Gazette.

December 1, 2021

Buhari’s directive forcing civil servants to get COVID-19 jab is draconian: PENGASSAN

”We consider this directive and threats as unbecoming, draconian and against the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria…”

December 1, 2021

#EndSARS: ‘I don’t walk with murderers’, Dele Farotimi replies to Sanwo-Olu

“I do not walk in the company of murderers…#Enikure #LekkiMassacre,” the lawyer tweeted on Wednesday morning.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Dele Farotimi
November 30, 2021

Mr Macaroni rejects Sanwo-Olu’s invitation to stage peaceful walk

The thespian said “genuine peacemaking will begin by first implementing the recommendations of the panel.”

Mr. Macaroni
November 30, 2021

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu invites Falz, Mr Macaroni, Seun Kuti, others for “peace walk” next month

The governor said the “walk for peace” was to help facilitate a better society going forward.

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Folarin Falana (Falz), Seun Kuti, and Debo Adebayo (Mr. Macaroni)