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#EndSARS: MRA Condemns Attacks on journalists, Media houses

Godsgift OnyedinefuMedia Rights Agenda (MRA) on Friday condemned recent attacks against journalists and media houses in some parts of the country, particularly in Lagos, by State and non-State actors in the wake of the #EndSARS protests.It described the actions as reprehensible acts of intimidation and reprisals against media workers and

EndSARS: IGP Orders Nationwide Deployment of Anti-riot Police

*Arrests 12 suspects in connection with arson in Edo Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, NPM, has ordered the immediate nationwide deployment of anti-riot police unit, the Police Mobile Force (PMF). The orders are coming on the heels of increasing attacks including acts of arson and malicious damage to

#EndSARS: WANEP Expresses Concerns Over Killings, Destruction of Properties

*15 people reportedly killed since October 08 *Lists 5-point recommendations to resolve face-off  Godsgift Onyedinefu  The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding, Nigeria (WANEP-Nigeria) and its member organisations have expressed deep concerns over the killings, destruction of propertiesin ongoing protests against Police officers of the Special Anti- Robbery Squad (SARS), and failure to

#EndSARS: Military Vows to Punish ‘thugs, miscreants’ Engaging in Violent Attacks

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Military and other security agencies said it have observed with dismay some violence-related protests across the country  particularly the increasing number of attacks on peaceful protesters by "thugs and miscreants. The military said it will no longer condone any attempt to undermine the democracy and therefore warned

#EndSARS: A New Order

By Edith C. Yassin My brother is a rather quiet person with deep insights when he speaks. During the Covid19 worldwide lockdown he opined that "God wanted humans to slow down, stop chasing the wind and listen to each other." Within that period, Nigerian youths had several conversations going, on social media.