Friday, June 18, 2021

Rights

June 15, 2021

36 governors to meet over controversial judicial, legislative autonomy

Nigeria’s 36 governors will meet on Wednesday to discuss the controversial financial autonomy to judicial and legislative arms in states.

Governors (Credit: ripples governors.com)
June 14, 2021

Osinbajo urges reversal of negative stereotypes about albinism

“It is a genetic difference, not a contagious disease or a public health problem.”

Yemi-Osinbajo
June 14, 2021

Twitter Ban: Buhari now more determined to tackle division, Garba Shehu says

The Buhari regime has been beset by sharp discontent across the nation with secessionist agitations growing in South-East and South-West.

President Muhammadu Buhari, Nnamdi Kanu, Sunday Igboho, and Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey
June 14, 2021

DashMe: Osinbajo praises NYSC certificate forger Kemi Adeosun

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has praised NYSC certificate forger Kemi Adeosun, Nigeria’s ex-finance minister, for her DashMe initiative.

June 13, 2021

Igbo widow cries out over barbaric burial rites

They said she must drink the water to prove that she was not responsible for her husband’s death.

widow
June 13, 2021

EURO 2020: UEFA reiterates zero tolerance for racism

“Any player or official is allowed to take the knee.”

June 12, 2021

Democracy Day: Exercise rights responsibly, Gov. AbdulRazaq tells Nigerians

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has urged Nigerians to exercise their rights responsibly as they commemorate Democracy Day.

Kwara state governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq and June 12 protesters
June 12, 2021

Calabar: Masked policemen tear-gas Democracy Day protesters

Armed and masked policemen have dispersed a group of Democracy Day protesters with tear gas in Calabar.

Governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade
June 12, 2021

UK insists on Nigerians’ right to protest as demonstrations rock major cities

Amid the ongoing June 12 demonstrations rocking Nigeria’s major cities to mark Democracy Day, the United Kingdom has insisted on Nigerians right to protest.

British Deputy High Commissioner (DHC), Ben Llewellyn-Jones and June 12 protesters
June 12, 2021

Security forces guard critical assets amid June 12 protests

Security forces have guarded critical assets in Ondo amid concerns that ongoing June 12 protests across Nigeria may turn violent.

Ondo State Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu and NSCDC officers