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EndSARS: When Sanwo-Olu visited Ikechukwu Iloamuazor’s widow …Says deceased won’t die in vain …Eyewitness relives how he died  

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday, visited the widow of Mr. Ikechukwu Iloamuazor, the man hit by stray bullet during last Monday’s demonstration by youths in Surulere for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The protest ended bloody when the police attempted to disperse some of …

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Prosecute police killers of Ikechukwu Iloamauzor – Coalition; Commends Lagos Governor; Demands compensation

A coalition of youth groups in Enugu state, Friday, commended Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his dogged efforts in exposing the police officers who allegedly shot and killed 55 year old Ikechukwu Iloamauzor, an indigene of the state at Surulere, on Monday during #EndSARS protest against police brutality. Addressing …

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Sanwo-Olu meets Buhari, IGP over  #EndSARS protests in Lagos; Presents demands 

In fulfillment of his promise to thousands of protesters championing the #EndSARS protests in Lagos, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari and the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu in Abuja respectively for executive briefing. Sanwo-Olu who travelled to Abuja shortly after addressing protesters at Alausa …

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#ENDSARS: Sanwo-Olu to meet Buhari Tuesday; Addresses protesters in Lekki; Assures on compensation for victims

For the third time in about 10 days, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has identified with the protests against the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The Governor braved all odds on Monday to address the protesters in Lekki where crowds of youths camped and blocked the expressway. He urged …

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Nigeria’s passing through time of great need for cohesion, peace, unity – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Kaduna expressed full confidence in the ability of the Nigerian Army to protect the territorial integrity of the nation, particularly in the ongoing war against terrorism, banditry and kidnapping, assuring that the Federal Government will increase manpower and improve training to meet the changing dynamics …

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#EndSARS: Lagos Deputy Governor engages protesters in Alausa; Conveys State’s position on Police brutality

The Government of Lagos State has advised youths protesting alleged brutality by operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) – an operational outfit in the Police Force – to be civil, as they demonstrated in the State to express their grievances. Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, on Friday, shelved official engagements …

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Arrest, prosecute security personnel involved in extrajudicial killings – Lawan urges police authorities …..as Senate investigates human rights abuses by security agencies

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that personnel of security agencies involved in the killing of innocent Nigerian citizens must be made to face the full weight of the law. Lawan stated this against the backdrop of a motion considered on Wednesday on the “need to check the …

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IGP bans FSARS, other Police Tactical Squads from routine patrols • As 2 Operatives, 1 civilian accomplice are arrested in Lagos

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has banned the personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the Force including the Special Tactical Squad (STS), Intelligence Response Team (IRT), Anti-Cultism Squad and other Tactical Squads operating at the Federal, Zonal and Command levels, from …

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