Director General of the Bolytag Centre for International Diplomacy and Strategic Studies, Professor Bola Akinterinwa has said that apart from agitating against police brutality in Nigeria, brutality in governance should also be addressed. Akinterinwa who was a gust on Channels Television said Nigerian government is largely centred on dishonesty and brutality. “People are talking about […]
Barely three hours after the commencement of the curfew imposed by the Lagos State government across the state, protesters presently occupying the Lekki toll gate are being dispersed by security operatives. According to TV Continental, gun shots were fired into the air to disperse the protesters at the Lekki toll gate which has been one […]
Dear Parents, I would say good day to everyone but there is nothing good about the day. We are grateful for the home training but there’s time for everything. We the youths are in a fight for our lives, we know you don’t get it because you are protected by “age” but we will try […]
The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria has condemned the unwarranted assault and attack by officers of the Nigeria Police on Francis Ogbonna, a Cameraman with Arise Television, yesterday, Sunday, October 11, 2020, in Abuja. In a release made available to National Wire and signed by Melody Lawal Program Officer/Safety Desk Officer, IPC, the organisation said, […]
MRA Welcomes UN Human Rights Council Resolution On Safety Of Journalists, Calls On Govt To Implement
Media Rights Agenda (MRA) yesterday, welcomed the October 6 resolution by the United Nations Human Rights Council on the safety of journalists and called on the Federal Government to give full effect to its provisions, including by bringing all its laws, policies and practices into compliance with its obligations under international human rights law, as required by the resolution.
Barely weeks after an explosion rocked a gas plant at Iju-Elliot area of Lagos State, another explosion has rocked a gas plant this morning at Ipaja area of the state.
Calling a bird of prey from the east, The man who executes My counsel, from a far country. Indeed I have spoken it; I will also bring it to pass. I have purposed it; I will also do it. Isaiah 46:11 In recent years Nigeria has gone through several socio-economic crises which have made people […]
Medical Director of God’s Goal Hospital, Ojo, Lagos, Dr. Gabriel Omonaiye has advised Nigerians above age 40 to live responsibly and avoid lifestyles that may endanger their hearts. Omonaiye gave the advice during a Zoom meeting to commemorate the World Heart Day in Lagos. The event organised by the Alumni Association of Titcombe College, Egbe, […]
Despite the fresh interim order obtained by the Federal Government from a National Industrial Court restraining the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), and Trade Union Congress (TUC) from embarking on a planned nationwide strike, the Nigerian Labour movement has said the industrial action over the recent fuel price hike and increase in electricity tariff would go […]
While victims of the Iju-Elliot gas explosion were still counting their losses, another petrol tanker Friday night has exploded along the airport road, Ajao Estate area of Lagos State. This is coming few days after a petrol tanker in Lokoja the Kogi State capital exploded around the state polytechnic killing over 20 persons including school […]