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CBN gets court order to freeze accounts of #EndSARS promoters till January

Justice Ahmed Mohammed  of the Federal high court in Abuja has granted the Central Bank of Nigeria’s request to freeze the accounts of 19 individuals and a public affairs company linked to the #EndSARS protests. The suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1384/2020 listed those affected by the order to include Bolatito Oduala, Chima Ibebunjoh, Mary Kpengwa, Gatefield Nigeria Limited, […]

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#EndSARS Protest: Injured and dead police officers to get promotion – IGP

The Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu has announced that police officers who lost their lives and those injured following the violence that erupted during the #EndSARS crisis will be promoted to the next rank. The IGP who said this after assessing burnt police stations in Edo state on Wednesday November 4, stated that police officers across […]

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Army denies shooting #EndSARS protesters at Lekki tollgate; says Lagos state govt invited its officers to help enforce curfew

The 81 Division of the Nigerian Army (NA) has denied the allegation that soldiers opened fire on #ENDSARS protesters at the Lekki Toll Plaza on Tuesday, October 20. In a statement released by the Acting Director Army Public Relations (ADPR), Major Osoba Olaniyi, the Division confirmed the involvement of soldiers in restoring order in Lagos […]

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Senator’s aides conveyed thugs in SUVs to attack #EndSARS protesters —Ex-DSS director, Dennis Amachree

A former Assistant Director with the Department of State Services, Dennis Amachree has opened up on the identity of the men in suit who were seen in a viral video days ago conveying armed hoodlums in an SUV and showing them #EndSARS protesters to attack in Abuja. In an interview on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’ […]

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#EndSARS: Police arrest 10 suspects in Akwa Ibom, recover looted properties worth millions of Naira

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested ten suspects who took advantage of the #EndSARS protests to carry out wanten desctruction and looting of government and private properties in the state. Briefing newsmen on Friday, October 23, at the command Headquarters in Ikot Akpan Abia, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Amiegheme Andrew said that […]

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Plateau State Govt denies hoarding COVID-19 palliatives, says #EndSARS protests delayed distribution process

The Plateau State Government has denied claims that it hoarded COVID-19 palliatives, saying that the distribution process was about to begin but had to be put on hold due to  #EndSARS protests. Recall that residents of Buruku area in Jos South Local Government Area on Saturday morning broke into warehouses where COVID-19 palliatives were stored […]

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Don’t embarrass government with your report on #EndSARS crisis – NBC warns media houses

The National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) has given a new directive to media houses on how to report the #EndSARS crisis in the country. The regulatory body in a statement released on Tuesday October 20, stated that the new directive is aimed at preventing embarrassment to individuals, organisations, government or cause disaffection, incite to panic or rift […]

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#EndSARS: Two hoodlums nabbed trying to break into shops in Benin City during curfew

Two hoodlums were caught by vigilante while trying to break into people’s shops during curfew in Benin City, Edo State. The incident happened at Adolor area, opposite UBTH on Tuesday afternoon, October 20. It was gathered that members of the community vigilante group spotted the 4-man gang seen trying to burgle some shops in the […]

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Happening Now : Gunshots fired at #EndSARS protesters in Lekki (video)

Gunshots are being fired at the Lekki tollgate where #EndSARS protesters continued their protests despite the 24-hour curfew imposed in the state by the state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The protesters are currently running for their lives. See videos shared online below  

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13-year-old boy dies after falling off moving truck during #EndSARS protest in Delta

A 13-year-old boy died on Monday, October 19, after falling off a moving truck during the #EndSARS protest in Sapele, Delta State. According to a witness, the young boy reportedly jumped on the back of the moving truck that was headed out of Sapele, fell off and died of injuries sustained. “He jumped on a […]

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Lagos state government shuts down schools over #ENDSARS protests

The Lagos state government has ordered the immediate closure of all schools in the state following the ongoing End SARS protest. The order was contained in a statement released on Monday October 19 by the state’s Head of Public Affairs, Ministry of Education, Kayode Abayomi. The statement  quoted the state Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, as saying that […]

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We go soon face una matter’ – Falz slams Dino Melaye over solidarity with #EndSARS protesters

Nigerian rapper Falz has taken a swipe at former senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye after he shared a tweet in support of the #EndSARS protest. The former lawmaker had in his tweet stated that the government has no power to ban protest and also advised them to work with the people. Dino […]

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Photojournalist reveals he was attacked by Ekiti #EndSARS protesters, leaving him with a head injury

A photojournalist said he was brutally attacked by Ekiti End SARS protesters yesterday, October 16. Olawale Adekola said he was covering the protest when the protesters turned on him. He was beaten until he started bleeding from a hole in the centre of his head. His equipment were also stolen. His scalp had to be […]

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Thugs allegedly back down after Abuja #EndSARS protesters brought fierce dogs to protect them

Some End SARS protesters in Abuja arrived at the protest location with fierce dogs and this reportedly deterred thugs who tried to attack them today. A protester shared photos of dogs at Unity Fountain, Abuja, and wrote: “2 buses of thugs came to the Unity Fountain this morning. They turned and left when they saw […]

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweets his support for #EndSARS protest

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has tweeted his support for the #EndSARS protests and even encouraged his followers to donate to help the movement. Jack took to his Twitter account to write “#EndSARS” with an emoji of the Nigerian flag. He also shared articles about the protest calling on the Nigerian government to end SARS and […]

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Two feared killed, others injured as SUV rams into #EndSARS protesters in Lagos (graphic video)

Two persons have reportedly died andseveral others injured after a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) ran into a crowd of #ENDSARS protesters at Alagbado, Lagos. Footage shared online shows a crowd gathered as youths carried away two lifeless bodies. A medical team who volunteered was deployed around Amikanle area to take care of the wounded before those with […]

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Governor Nyesom Wike makes U-turn, joins #EndSARS protesters in Rivers state (video

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike made a U- turn as he joined the EndSARS protesters in Rivers state today October 13 after they all marched to the state government house and asked him to come out and address them. Recall that the governor had  on Monday, October 12, in a statement banned residents of the […]

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The silence from churches and general overseers regarding #EndSARS is so loud – Freeze

Popular OAP Daddy Freeze has taken a swipe at Churches and their leaders who are yet to lend their voices in the ongoing #EndSARS campaign against police brutality in Nigeria. FREEZE took to his Twitter page to acknowledge others who have spoken out and appealed with the rest to publicly come out and stand for […]

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Rivers state government bans #EndSARS protest in the state

Rivers state government has banned all forms of #EndSARS protest in the state. The state Commissioner for information said in a statement released that there is no reason for protesters to gather against #Endsars since the Inspector General of Police has dissolved all SARS formations across the country. Nsirim further noted that violators will be […]

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#ENDSARS: ‘Send SARS to Borno to terrorize Boko Haram terrorists’ – Reno Omokri

Former aide to former Nigeria president Goodluck Jonathan and author, Reno Omokri, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to send  operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, F-SARS of the Nigeria Police Force to Borno state to help in combating terrorism rather than “harming innocent Nigerians.” According to Omokri, Buhari should stop ‘rehabilitating Boko Haram terrorists’ […]