Judicial Panel: I’m unaware Nigerian Army called Lekki Shooting “fake news” on twitter – General

  Brig.-Gen. Ahmed Taiwo, Commander of the 81 Division, Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island has said that he was unaware that the Nigerian Army Headquarters had described the shootings at the Lekki Tollgate as “fake news” on Twitter. Taiwo made the disclosure on Saturday while being cross-examined at the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry…

Group describes CNN’s investigative report on #EndSARS protest as “imbalanced”

CNN Newsroom A political interest group, No Alternative To Buhari-Osinbajo 2019 (NATBO 2019), has described the Cable News Network (CNN) acclaimed investigative report on the #EndSARS protests at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos, as lopsided and unbalanced. A statement issued by the group on Saturday through its National Coordinator, Vincent Uba, noted that there were lots…

Lekki shootings: It’s world’s first massacre without blood or corpses — Lai Mohammed

Mohammed, …Lack of thought for slain policemen, others sickening …CNN report undermines work of judicial panels By Clifford Ndujihe AS divergent views continue to trail the US Cable Network News, CNN, investigative report claiming that soldiers fired live bullets at #EndSARS protesters at Lekki Toll gate, Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, insists…

Normalcy returns to Lekki after violence

Normalcy has returned to the Lekki-Ajah area of Lagos State as commuters and residents now ply the road with little or no obstruction. Commuters were seen driving through the Admiralty and Ikoyi-Link Bridge toll gates to their various destinations. Youths under the social media hashtag #EndSARS protesting over the now-disbanded police unit, the Special Anti-Robbery…

CSOs seek investigation of Lekki shooting to douse youths’ anger

EndSars Protester continue at Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos.Photo Akeem Salau Civil Society Orgainsations (CSO) have called on the National Assembly and the Federal Government to investigate the Lekki Toll Plaza killings of #EndSARS protesters as a way of dousing youths’ anger across the country. Mr Hamzat Lawal, Executive Director, Connected Development (CODE), said that…

Lekki massacre and God’s anger

“Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil, that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter. Woe unto them that are wise in their own eyes and prudent in their own sight” -Isaiah 5:20-21. No nation that sheds so much INNOCENT BLOOD of…

#Lekki: Don’t kill us, we are harmless — #EndSARS protesters scream as sporadic gunshots continue (VIDEO)

#Lekki: Don’t kill us, we are armless — #EndSARS protesters scream as sporadic gunshots continue (VIDEO) The CCTV cameras have also been reportedly disabled and power supply cut around the Lekki tollgate Also read: Buhari to police: Arrest `yahoo’ criminals, but don’t harass innocent young people Vanguard News The post #Lekki: Don’t kill us, we…

Lekki: Going the way of Apapa

The Lekki corridor, also known as ‘New Lagos’ is, arguably, the fastest growing settlement in Africa. With its fast developing real estate market, huge construction projects and major developments, this corridor is emerging as new main-street of Africa, offering vast investment opportunities. The corridor is attracting huge individual and institutional investments such as the Lekki…

Lekki communities decry neglect by Lagos State Govt, as condition of road worsens

Communities comprising Okun-Ajah, Okun-Mopo and Iwerekun in Eti-Osa and Ibeju-Lekki Local Government areas in Lagos State have decried the worsening conditions of the road which links the three communities together up to Eleko Beach, due to government’s neglect. Continue reading Lekki communities decry neglect by Lagos State Govt, as condition of road worsens at Vanguard…