#EndSARS: We’re Committed To Implementing Demands, FG Tells Int’l Community

The Federal Government has told members of the Diplomatic Community in Nigeria that it is committed to meeting the demands of Nigerians protesting police brutality and will not allow those with ulterior motive hijack the movement. The Diplomatic Corps was briefed in Abuja by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey…

FG Commissions 5 New IT Projects

The Federal Government has commissioned five more Information Technology projects executed by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Universal Service Provision Fund (USPF) towards advancing the digital economy vision of the government. The projects commissioned virtually from Abuja on Monday by Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa…

Curfew In Ekiti, Abia, Plateau, Osun, Ondo Over #EndSARS Protest

The governments of Ekiti, Abia Plateau, Osun and Ondo have declared 24-hour curfew in the states due to the growing concern on how the EndSARS protests, which started peacefully, have been hijacked by hoodlums. In Ekiti, a release by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Biodun Oyebanji, said in…

5 Journalists, Others Injured As Hoodlums Disperse Gombe Protest

Five journalists and several others sustained injuries on Tuesday after suspected hoodlums dispersed the #EndSARS protest staged by some youths at the outskirts of Gombe metropolis. The unidentified youths gathered at Tumfure area of the metropolis, near Rainbow Roundabout at about 10am, calling on government to end police brutality, insecurity…

IGP Orders Nationwide Deployment Of Riot Police

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu has ordered immediate nationwide deployment of anti-riot police unit to protect lives and property of all Nigerians and secure critical national infrastructure across the country. In a statement signed by Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, he also ordered the massive deployment…