Day: November 3, 2020

Government My Area Top Stories Wellbeing

NNPC IS KILLING US!!! – Ejigbo communities cry out

Fear of death due to drinking contaminated water from boreholes and wells exposed to spillage from pipelines of the Nigerian Petroleum and Pipelines Marketing Company (PPMC) is gripping the residents around its System 2B pipeline network that passes through Ejigbo in Oshodi-Isolo Local Government Area. PPMC is an arm of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation […]

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lagos traffic
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LASG warns motorists against breaking traffic laws

The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offenses (Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce) has warned motorists contravening the Lagos State Transport Reformed Law of 2018 to desist forthwith or face the wrath of the Law. Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, who gave the warning on Monday, asserted that the enforcement unit and other […]

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Lagos Police Command starts debriefing and evaluation of SARS officers

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Hakeem Odumosu, on Monday flagged off the debriefing and medical evaluation exercise for the operatives of the defunct SARS and other tactical units in Lagos State Command. The event took place at the Area F Command Hall, GRA Ikeja, on the order of the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed […]

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lekki protests
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“Hoodlums in military uniforms might have shot at protesters” – Minister of Justice says

“Hoodlums” wearing military uniforms may have shot Nigerian protesters campaigning against police brutality and it was too soon to tell if soldiers were involved, the country’s attorney general said on Monday. Demonstrations across the country turned violent on 20 October when witnesses in Lagos said the military opened fire on peaceful protesters in the upmarket […]

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PDP asks Lagos court to disqualify Abiru from Lagos East Senatorial election

The Peoples Democratic Party has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to disqualify the candidate of the All Progressives Congress for the upcoming by-election for Lagos East Senatorial District. The senatorial district seat became vacant at the Senate following the death of Senator Bayo Osinowo in June. The PDP and its candidate, Babatunde Gbadamosi, […]

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Policemen kill cobbler, an apprentice in Pedro

The families of a cobbler, Kabiru Azeez, and an apprentice in a tailoring shop, Femi Orojo, have been thrown into mourning after policemen attached to the Pedro Police Station shot them dead. PUNCH Metro learnt that 30-year-old Kabiru was shot in front of his shop on Bolaji Omupo Street, while 20-year-old Orojo was killed on […]

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Nigerians react as government agency seize #EndSARS lawyer’s passport

Modupe “Moe” Odele, one of the members of the Feminist Coalition who provided support to protesters during the End SARS protests, was prevented from leaving the country and her passport seized. Moe celebrated her birthday yesterday, November 2. Ahead of her birthday, she attempted travelling to the Maldives on Sunday, November 1, but an intelligence […]

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Do2dtun
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Do2dtun calls out Nigerians who were silent about #EndSARS but vocal about American elections

On Air Personality, Dotun has called out Nigerians who were silent about the call to End SARS but are now vocal about the US elections. Today is Election Day in the United States and people all over the world are waiting to see who will win between Joe Biden and Donald Trump. A number of […]

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2Face
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Singer, 2Face Idibia, talks young people Africa liberation

2Face has shared his thoughts on African liberation and young people taking over power from old African leaders. The singer in tweets he shared, stated that “open eye” has made Africans think “their things are inferior and foreign accent is intelligence”. 2Face who further averred that African liberation is a serious problem for people who […]

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Tunde Bakare and Buhari
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Tunde Bakare expresses intention to run for president in 2023

Running mate to President Muhammadu Buhari in 2011 election and founder of Citadel Global Church, Pastor Tunde Bakare has expressed his intention to contest in the 2023 Presidential election. Speaking in an interview on Arise Television, the Pastor prayed for God to deliver President Buhari from wicked counsels and counsellors who tell him life is […]

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