#EndSARS: Rivers declares 24-hour curfew in 3 LGAs

Gov Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has imposed a 24-hour curfew in Oyigbo, Obio/Akpor Local Government Areas, and some parts of Port-Harcourt following violent incidents by hoodlums who hijacked the ENDSARS protest. In a statement by the Governor’s newly appointed Special Assistant on Media, Kelvin Ebiri, said Wike made the announcement in a state broadcast…

UEFA rules out games in Armenia, Azerbaijan

UEFA club and national team competitions will not take place in Armenia and Azerbaijan until further notice because of the continuing military conflict in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, UEFA’s Executive Committee has decided,Fighting has flared to its worst level since the 1990s with hundreds killed. “After having carefully monitored the evolution of the situation which broke…

VIDEO: American Music star, Vic Mensa joins #EndSARS protest

American superstar recording artist Vic Mensa @vicmensa joins the recent cries of celebrities using their voices and platforms to amplify the #EndSARS movement and address the tragic news about peaceful protesters murdered, shot and harmed in Nigeria. Also read: Oyetola’s vehicles damaged as governor joins EndSARS protesters in Osogbo Vanguard News The post VIDEO: American…

Nigeria stocks post biggest loss in 10 days

Nigerian stocks fell 0.75 percent Wednesday after the excessive use of force on peaceful protesters by the Nigerian army across the country sent negative signals to the investor community. About 78 unarmed protesters were reported dead by multiple eyewitnesses during sporadic shootings by the Nigerian military at Lekki, in heart of the country’s commercial city……

NASU/SSANU strike: FG sets up Committee to harmonize payment of salaries

The Federal Government has set up a five-man committee to resolve the inconsistencies in payment of salaries of the non-academic staff members of universities in order to resolve issues around the strike embarked upon by the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU). A statement issued on Wednesday…