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Notorious ex-SARS officer says he never spoke with Peter Obi on Ezu River killings

One-time head of the now disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) at Awkuzu, Anambra State, Mr. James Nwafor, has refuted a statement credited to him on his relationship with former Governor Peter Obi, describing it as a “mischievous, blatant falsehood, misleading and malicious publication.” Reacting to the fake publication which sought …

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SERAP sues Buhari, NASS, wants court to declare electricity tariff, fuel price hike illegal

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and 302 concerned Nigerians have filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the National Assembly, asking the court to “declare illegal, unconstitutional and unfair the recent hike in electricity tariff and fuel price because top level public officers cannot continue …

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Bayelsa govt commends Buhari for reimbursing states for funds spent on Federal projects

By Nathan Nwakamma Yenagoa, Oct. 18, 2020 Bayelsa Government has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for his efforts to reimburse some state governments for funds used in executing various federal projects in their states. Gov. Douye Diri gave the commendation when he received members of the National Assembly Joint Committee on …

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Ecobanks holds Diaspora Independence Webinar; Dabiri-Erewa, Akinwuntan, Kazeem Bello, others to feature

Ecobank Plc, the Pan African Bank, is holding “The Diaspora Independence Webinar” tomorrow, Sunday, October 18, 2020. The program has as its theme: “Financial Services & Remittance Solutions for Nigerians in Diaspora: Leveraging Ecobank’s Pan-African Offering as the Nation Celebrates 60,” and starts at 7:00PM (GMT – Nigeria Time). Speakers …

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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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More accolades for Sanwo-Olu as Gov. visits family of Ikechukwu Iloamuazor; Meets Chairman, Judicial Panel investigating SARS brutality; Increases youth representation on Panel

More Nigerians have commended Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for personally going to the residence of Ikechukwu Iloamuazor, who was allegedly killed by Police men during the #ENDSARS protests in Lagos. Gov. Sanwo-Olu had earlier exposed the police officers who allegedly shot and killed the 55 year old Ikechukwu Iloamauzor, …

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