#EndSARS: NYCN rallies youths against looting, destruction of properties

The National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has expressed concerns over the mindless looting and destruction of private and public properties by hoodlums across the country. NYCN president, Solomon Adodo, while speaking with reporters in Abuja, Monday said it was unfortunate that the #EndSARS protest was being hijacked by unpatriotic elements bent on wrecking government…

#EndSARS aftermath: Minister, Makinde mend fences, team up in Oyo

Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare and Oyo state Governor Engineer Seyi Makinde have resolved to set aside their political affiliations in a bid to bring development to the youth and Oyo state in general.  Speaking during a  courtesy visit to the governor in Ibadan on Monday, Mr. Dare said, “The President is profoundly committed to the pursuit of…

Angry protesters turn on private businesses as Nigeria’s socio-economic crises is laid bare 

Private businesses were targeted by angry mobs protesting the brutal killings of peaceful #End-SARS protesters by the Nigerian military, in what is an indication of the country’s socio-economic crises. Retail chain, SPAR, said its Lekki store was vandalized and looted yesterday while more than 20 stores within Circle Mall at Jakande, Lekki, were looted and……

Breaking: Buhari calls off protests nationwide… Read full Presidential broadcast

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the #EndSARS protesters that their grievances are being addressed after the SARS was disbanded. The President also called on protesters to stop all forms of protest and embrace dialogue as government was committed in addressing their grievances. Buhari who spoke during his broadcast said the essence of scrapping SARS was…

Buhari summons security meeting, as analysts hinge silence on leadership trust deficit

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday summoned an emergency Security Council meeting for the first time, since the #EndSARS protests began, about two weeks ago, amidst global condemnations of poor government handling of the protests, nationwide. The meeting came amidst global uproar against the President’s silence on the killing of protesters in Lagos which had led……

At last, Osinbajo opens up on Lekki shootings

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has spoken more than 24 hours after Soldiers allegedly shot at some #EndSARS protesters at Lekki toll gate in Lagos state. Osinbajo who spoke early Thursday via his Twitter handle wrote, “My heart goes out to all the victims of the Lekki shootings, and also the policemen and all other…