Posts Tagged ‘EndSARS’

#EndSARS: Despite Threats From FG, CNN Releases Second Report On Lekki Shootings

By Seun Adeuyi The last is yet to be heard on the controversy surrounding the shooting of armless protesters at Lekki tollgate following the release of another round of report by Cable News Network (CNN) on the shootings of unarmed protesters on October 20, 2020. A more damning report was released by CNN containing the […]

HAPPENING NOW [#EndSARS]: Watch British Parliament Debate Petition Against Nigeria

By Onwuka Gerald Following governments’ role played in the alleged shootings of EndSARS protesters by the Nigerian Army, the British parliament are currently debating a petition that will allow the parliament impose sanctions on the Nigerian government and the police over human rights violation and abuse. According to the UK Parliament’s website, a petition has […]

EndSARS: Brig. Gen. Taiwo’s Father Masterminded The Asaba Massacre During The Nigerian Civil War

By Seun Adeuyi As the Judicial Panel of inquiry setup by Lagos State government continues to probe the deeper involvement of the military in the alleged shooting and killing of #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll gate on October 20, a Twitter user, @manmustwack, alleged that Brig Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, the Commander of the 81 Division, […]

#EndSARS: CCTV Footage Shows Military Started Fire At Lekki Toll Gate

By Idowu Maryam The video footage shown at the Lagos panel on #EndPoliceBrutality, showed that the fire started at a side of the toll gate was caused by the Military. Closed-Circuit Television footage of the October 20 Lekki Toll Gate shooting has shown that military, not protesters, started the fire at the lekki area. SaharaReporters […]

#EndSARS Protests Allegedly Targeted By FG-Aligned Twitter Network

By Seun Adeuyi An online suppression campaign has been staged by two networks of Nigerian Twitter accounts, who are amplifying pro-government content to delegitimize the nationwide #EndSARS protests against police brutality. According to DFRLab, since October, 2020, these two networks, which comprise of a cluster of recently created grassroot sockpuppet accounts, and a group of […]

Bring Details of Missing Persons, Sanwo-Olu begs Lagosians

By Seun Adeuyi The Lagos State government has called on all persons whose family members are missing to come forward with evidence. The Chief Coroner of Lagos state, Honourable Justice M.A. Dada, in a statement, on Wednesday asked those who have lost their loved ones between October 19 to 27 of 2020, to come forward […]