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Oke Was Killed By Hoodlums Not Police Bullet - Brother

Obi-Enadhuze Daniel, younger brother of Okechukwu Obi-Enadhuze also known as Oke was killed on Wednesday when hoodlums attacked at St.Paul Street, Mafoloku, Oshodi area of Lagos, PM News reports. It was earlier reported that Obi-Enadhuze was killed when he was hit by a stray bullet that cops shot into the air to disperse some hoodlums. Obi-Enadhuze, a software designer who helped designed an app used for ordering blood donations for Life Bank Services died three hours after he had tweeted “Nigeria will not end me.” A product designer and fresh graduate of Computer Science from the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, who wrote his final examinations in January, was also awaiting mobilization for the mandatory national youth service. However, a man with @DanielOE16 handle on social media who claimed to be Obi-Enadhuze’s younger brother has given a different account of what has been circulated on social media. According to Daniel, the thugs who attacked the police sta

Seyi Tinubu Explains Why Lekki Billboard Was Switched Off

Loatsad Promomedia has issued a statement clearing up rumours that it played a role in the attack on #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Tollgate on Tuesday evening. The media company owned by Seyi Tinubu, son of Popular Lagos politician/APC national leader, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, disclosed that they shut down their billboard at the Lekki Toll gate based on curfew imposed by the state governor, Baba-jide Sanwoolu. The statement read in full: “When we started in 2014, we had a plan to change the perception of African start-ups in the global space. We believed as Africans, we could create something great and we set out with a N4m loan from a bank and we started trading, going from door to door begging for work and relentlessly grew the business employing and empowering over 200 Nigerians today directly or indirectly. We have supported many upcoming businesses, artists, people in need as giving back to our community has always been our passion (all this can be verified).” “All of our ach

Nigeria Army Sieze Corpes of Killed Protesters in Lekki

The Nigerian Army has reportedly seized the corpses of #EndSARS protesters gunned down by security agents at the Lekki toll gate on Tuesday evening. According, to Nigeria News Desk, 9 people were allegedly killed from the Tuesday attack. Music celebrity, DJ Swith who was live at the scene and live streamed the incident disclosed that the bodies of murdered #EndSARS protesters were now in the possession of the Nigerian Army. It was also gathered that the Nigerian army prevented emergency services from having access to injured protesters.  Nigeria News Desk

Hoodlums Burn Orile Police Station... Two people allegedly dead

Suspected hoodlums on Tuesday burnt down the Apapa Iganmu Police Station in Lagos State. The incident occurred around 09.45 am, according to an eyewitness. The eyewitness, identified simply as Muibudeen, noted that policemen shot at the hoodlums before they set the police station ablaze. The spokesperson of the Apapa-Iganmu Local Government Area, Ayo Micheal said, “Yes, the station has been attacked. “The burnt Station is in Apapa Iganmu but serviced both Iganmu community in Apapa Iganmu and Orile Community in Coker/Aguda.” Micheal noted that two persons were allegedly shot dead in the incident. He added, “What happened is that some boys came out this morning. They assembled themselves at Orile Junction. They were about marching down to Apapa. Just like yesterday that they started at Apapa Ports. They were on their way to Apapa, I learnt they passed through the police station and protested there. “As they were protesting, police officers attempted to disperse them. They res

#EndSARS: Lagos Govt Direct Students To Stay At Home

The Lagos State Government has directed all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the anti- SARS protests.  Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, who issued the directive today, said the safety of the pupils/students, parents and all staff working in schools is paramount at this critical period. She however advised parents to keep an eye on their wards and not allow them to be used as willing tools in the hands of those who might want to hijack the protests to unleash mayhem on the society. The Commissioner also encouraged schools to utilize other means of distance teaching and learning i.e radio, television and online media as they have been doing during and post the recent COVID-19 lockdown. According to Adefisayo, a new date of resumption for all classes will be announced as soon as possible.

Leave The Road, Let's Dialogue: Sanwo-Olu Appeals To Protesters

•Lagos Governor Asks Youths To Be Part Of Police Reforms Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has, again, appealed to the youths demonstrating against police brutality in the State to leave the roads and embrace the dialogue for the resolution of their agitations. The Governor, on Monday, said the State Government had shown sincerity and willingness to address all concerns raised by the protesters, given the actions taken so far, including the constitution of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and setting up of compensation funds for the victims. Sanwo-Olu made the appeal during the swearing-in of members of the Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution at the State House in Marina. The Governor’s appeal came on the heel of violent dimension assumed by the EndSARS protests in some parts of the State. Reiterating his solidarity with the protesters’ demands, Sanwo-Olu said the pain expressed and concerns raised were genuine and legitimate. This, he said, prompted the Federal and States’ go

Benin Prison Break: Edo State Govt Imposes 24 Hour Curfew

Edo State Government has imposed a 24 hour curfew on Edo State following attack by suspected Hoodlums on a Prison, setting free alot of inmates and also setting ablaze a police station. According to a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government  Osarodion Ogie Esq. the Governor Godwin Obaseki said "The Edo State Government hereby imposes a 24-hour curfew across the state till further notice.  The curfew is to take effect from 4pm, today, October 19, 2020. This decision has become necessary because of the very disturbing incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of #EndSARS  protesters. While the government of Edo State respects the rights of its citizens to undertake legitimate protests, it cannot sit idly when hoodlums have taken laws into their hands to cause mayhem on innocent citizens and the state. By the directive, schools and businesses are to shutdown activities accordingly. Those who canno