SERAP Condemns NBC’s Sanction on AIT, Arise & Channels

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP , has condemned the 9 Million sanction imposed by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, on media houses: AIT, Arise, and Channels on claims that they used online videos generated from social media. The regulatory body slapped the media houses with a fine of 3 Million naira each. SERAP warned […]

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“My Dad Is Not Nigeria’s Problem”- Zahra Buhari

President Buhari’s daughter , Zahra says the discovery of food items meant for distribution as Covid19 palliatives in several warehouses across the country is evidence that her father is not Nigeria’s problem. She wrote on her Instagram story “Now that people confirmed that Buhari distributed enough palliatives nationwide, it is clear that Buhari is not […]

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IMS condemns attack on media houses

IMS condemns attack on media houses

The Institute for Media and Society (IMS) has reacted to the destruction and unwarranted attack on media houses by hoodlums during the #EndSARS protests across the nation. Executive Director of the association, Dr Akin Akingbulu in a statement yesterday condemned the attacks stating that it is a threat to freedom of expression. He said “…We […]

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Femi Adesina: It would be premature for the President to speak on #LekkiMassacre

Femi Adesina: It would be premature for the President to speak on #LekkiMassacre

The presidency has reacted to criticisms by Nigerians over President Buhari’s failure to speak on the Lekki toll gate shooting by soldiers during his address to the nation few days ago. Presidential Spokesperson, Femi Adesina said it will be out of place for the president to talk about the shootings since it was being investigated. […]

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Ayade Locks Down Calabar After Residents Discover Warehouses of Palliatives

Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade has ordered a 24-hour curfew few minutes after residents of Calabar uncovered three warehouses of Covid19 palliatives. Social media reports indicate that residents of the state have currently taken possession of food supplies in warehouses located in three different sites within the city. Cross River State is now one […]

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Defence Spokesman, Maj. Ge, Enenche says #LekkiMassacre Footages, Photoshopped

Breaking: Defence Spokesman, Maj. Ge, Enenche says #LekkiMassacre Footages, Photoshopped

Defense Spokesman of the Nigerian Army, Major General John Enenche has in a press briefing claimed that the widely circulated photos and videos from #LekkiMassacre are “photoshopped”. Enenche during the briefing also said he will not comment on the #LekkiMassacre incident as a panel of inquiry has been set up to investigate the event.

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APC National Publicity Sec. accuses PDP of sponsoring #ENDSARS

APC National Publicity Sec. accuses PDP of sponsoring #ENDSARS

The ruling All Progressives Congress has accused its main opposition, the People’s Democratic Party of directly and indirectly sponsoring the #EndSARS protests across the country. National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Yekini Nabena made this known in as statement on behalf of the party yesterday. “Since the protest started, the PDP elements have taken over […]

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VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA – STATEMENT BY VICE PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN

VIOLENCE IN NIGERIA – STATEMENT BY US PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE JOE BIDEN

I urge President Buhari and the Nigerian military to cease the violent crackdown on protesters in Nigeria, which has already resulted in several deaths. My heart goes out to all those who have lost a loved one in the violence. The United States must stand with Nigerians who are peacefully demonstrating for police reform and […]

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#ENDSARS: Burna Boy seeks thousands of signatures towards ensuring FG pays for attack on protesters

#ENDSARS: Burna Boy seeks thousands of signatures towards ensuring FG pays for attack on protesters

Nigerian Singer, Burna Boy is seeking signatures of over hundred thousand UK citizens and residents to compel the UK parliament to investigate the Federal Government of Nigeria over the gruesome murder of Nigerians amid the #EndSARS protests.  Burna in a tweet said ” I’m in London and I’m doing my best to make sure sanctions […]

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Femi Adesina: It would be premature for the President to speak on #LekkiMassacre

#ENDSARS: Soldiers shoot protesters in Lagos – Nigerian’s Respond

Reactions have trailed the gruesome murder of peaceful protesters by soldiers at the Lekki toll gate in Lagos yesterday. This was allegedly for disobeying the 24-hr curfew imposed by the Lagos State Government, to put an end the #EndSARS protests. Former US Presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton called on the federal government to stop killing peaceful protesters. […]

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Former Presidential Aspirant Sues Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey

Former Presidential Aspirant Sues Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey

A former Presidential aspirant under the All Progressives Congress, Adamu Garba has sued the founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey for allegedly sponsoring the #EndSARS protest across Nigeria. Garba in the suit is praying the Federal High Court, Abuja Division to compel Dorsey to pay the Federal Government the sum of $1Billion as compensation for loss of lives, […]

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#EndSars: House Speaker Turns Down 2021 Budget

Speaker of Nigeria’s House Of Representatives , Femi Gbajabiamila has announced that he will not sign off on a 2021 budget that does not have adequate provisions to compensate those who have suffered violence from police in the last decade. The speaker made the statement at Tuesday’s plenary session while addressing the house on the […]

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FG to end DSTV Monopoly

DSTV Hacked? All Channels Available Free

Multichoice’s pay tv cables; DSTV and GoTv is suspected to have experienced a glitch after users/subscribers of the platform were able to gain full bouquet access to all channels. Some persons believe that the platform was hacked by faceless cyber activists ‘Anonymous’, in solidarity with #EndSars protesters. Some social media users have suspected this to […]

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