• LCC
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    The nationwide #EndSARS protests have continued to yield dividends with the Nigerian Government working to meet the demands of the protesters. Findings have shown that the Federal Government has met most of the demands of the protesting Nigerian youths especially the earlier five-point demand. However, our investigations showed that the youths still do not trust ...
  • LCC
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    The nationwide #EndSARS protests have continued to yield dividends with the Nigerian Government working to meet the demands of the protesters. Findings have shown that the Federal Government has met most of the demands of the protesting Nigerian youths especially the earlier five-point demand. However, our investigations showed that the youths still do not trust ...
  • LCC
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    Dancing, chanting and determined: thousands of young Nigerians are jamming the streets of megacity Lagos to protest police violence and vent at a society they feel sidelines them. West Africa’s economic hub and beating heart, normally bustling with traffic, is at a standstill as demonstrators have occupied major roads day after day since last week. ...
  • Senate
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    Protesters against police brutality and extra-judicial killings have taken their demonstration to the National Assembly complex in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The protesters in their numbers on Thursday stormed the complex displaying placards lamenting extra-judicial killings and demanding justice for victims of police brutality. They sang songs of solidarity, recited the national anthem, and chanted ...
  • RCCG
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    The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG says it identifies with Nigerians presently protesting against police brutality and the abuse of power by the very institution established to protect them. This was contained in a statement by Pastor Johnson Odesola, Assistant General Overseer (Administration and Personnel), RCCG. According to the statement, the church declares its ...
  • Falana
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    Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has asked the Federal Government to hold talks with #EndSARS protesters and grant their demands, the same way it negotiates with terrorists. Falana said this on Wednesday during an interview on Channels TV’s Politics Today. “The government must engage in dialogue with leaders of the protesting groups,” he said. “After ...
  • UN
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    The United Nations, UN, Resident Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, has sued for peace amid the agitation and protest by Nigerians demanding an end to police brutality and extortion by operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Kallon in a series of tweets said the decision of the Nigerian government to reform the police is ...
  • Police
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    The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu, has set up a new Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team to fill the gaps created by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) dissolution. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr Frank Mba disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. He said prospective members of ...