Posts Tagged ‘Fisayo Soyombo’

#COVID19 In Cross River: “The State’s Health Commissioner Owes Nigerians An Explanation For Downplaying Infection Statistics”– Fisayo Soyombo 

Recall that the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Cross River State branch, on Tuesday commenced an indefinite strike to protest against the handling of Covid-19 cases in the state by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the state government. “The association demands explanation from NCDC why the five COVID-19 cases from University of Calabar […]

How NAF Soldiers Manhandled Female Medical Doctor In Port Harcourt — Fisayo Soyombo

On Monday, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) soldiers in Port Harcourt manhandled a medical doctor. They slapped her, wrestled with her, damaged her phone & detained her at the isolation centre. This is according to Investigative Reporter, Fisayo Soyombo in a Twitter thread via his verified handle, @fisayosoyombo, on Friday afternoon. Soyombo alleged plots by […]

Nigerian Journalist Allegedly Under Threat Of Arrest For Exposé Of Police And Prison Corruption [Images]

Investigative journalist ‘Fisayo Soyombo is at risk of arrest for an undercover inquiry he conducted in July this year, that revealed corruption in Nigeria’s justice system — particularly among the police and prison service. The Nigerian Guardian newspaper reports that Soyombo was “to be arrested at the venue” of a workshop where he was scheduled […]

The Gory Era of Boko Haram is Back Under Buhari

This is not the Nigeria that Muhammadu Buhari promised us in the build-up towards the presidential election. Neither is it the one he promised after he had won. In a nationally-televised speech, hours after his declaration as president-elect, Buhari had told Nigerians: “Boko Haram will soon know the strength of our collective will.” Fast-forward three […]