Posts Tagged ‘Abuja’

DSS Arrests Lawyer Doing Lone Protest In Abuja

By Idowu Maryam Malcolm Omirhnbo, a Lagos State-based lawyer and activist, has been arrested at the Presidential Villa gate in Abuja by the operatives of the Department of State Services while embarking on a “one-man protest” against the killing of at least 43 farmers in Borno State. The lawyer, who wore a customized T-Shirt with […]

Court Orders The Arrest Of Atiku’s Son, Abubakar Over The Custody Of Children

By Idowu Maryam  The Upper Area Court, Kubwa, Abuja, on Thursday, ordered the immediate arrest of Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, son of Nigeria’s former Vice-President, for disobeying an October 27, 2020 judgment directing him to hand his three sons to their mother, Maryam Sherif. Maryam Sherif had filed the children-custody suit after the divorce between her […]

“@aedcelectricity, Since Morning We Have Not Had Light” — Dawaki Residents In Abuja Groan Over Electricity Supply

The people of Dawaki area of Bwari Area Council in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have taken to social media to lament the quantity of electricity supply that they get daily, stressing the need for improvement. “Dear @aedcelectricity, for more than three weeks now power supply has been epileptic in Dawaki opposite gwarinpa, Abuja. INFACT […]

JUST IN: Abuja #EndSARS Protesters Attacked By Police (PHOTOS)

Police officers at the Unity Fountain, Abuja have attacked #EndSARS protesters with tear gas, water cannons, and live bullets. The police used live bullets, tear gas and water cannon to disperse the large crowd that clamoured for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The unit were been accused of brutalizing, raping and violating […]

Singer Davido To Lead #EndSARS Protest In Abuja Today

Nigerian Musician, David Adedeji Adeleke, better known as Davido has announced that he will be leading the protest agianst the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), today (Sunday). Davido, who said this yesterday in a tweet via his official Twitter handle, @davido, called on Nigerians living in Abuja to come and join him in the protest. This […]

Nigerian Lady Says She’ll Pick A N150,000 Job In Abuja Over An N800,000 Job In Lagos

A Twitter user, @_JoyMicah, has taken to the micro-blogging platform to reveal that when choosing a state for a job, her peace of mind is highly important. According to the her, she would pick a N150,000 job in Abuja over an N800,000 job in Lagos. The graphic designer said with 4 months salary she will […]