Afternoon Update: Outrage As Lagos Issues Oath Of Secrecy To Youth Reps, Lagos Panel On SARS Will Probe Lekki Shooting – Sanwo-Olu, They Destroyed My Car And Slashed My Hand With A Machete – Actor Clem Ohameze

Outrage As Lagos Issues Oath Of Secrecy To Youth Reps

Nigerian youths have opposed the oath of secrecy issued to their representatives on the Lagos panel probing the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

The judicial body was constituted by the state government on October 15.

Rinu Oduala and Temitope Majekodunmi joined Lagos Panel of Enquiry and Restitution for Victims on Tuesday…READ MORE>>>

 

Lagos Panel On SARS Will Probe Lekki Shooting – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expanded the scope of the Panel of Enquiry and Restitution for Victims of SARS.

The committee, announced on October 15, will look into rights abuses by the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

On Tuesday, Sanwo-Olu confirmed that the panel will investigate the Lekki shooting…READ MORE>>>

 

Ogun Police Arrest Wanted Eiye Cultist During Robbery Operation

The police in Ogun State said they have arrested a “notorious Eiye confraternity leader” at the scene of a robbery operation.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the suspected cultist had been “on the wanted list of the Ogun State Command before now.

According to Oyeyemi, the suspect, who was identified as a 26-year-old Akibu Tikare, was apprehended by policemen attached to Ogijo division on Saturday, October 24…READ MORE>>>

 

Extra Judicial Killings: Cleric Calls For Buhari’s Resignation

A cleric in Imo State, Bishop Uzoma Emmanuel has condemned the extra judicial killings of some innocent and unarmed youths who were protesting against police brutality in the country.

The prelate decried the recent happenings in the country and blamed the presidency for not nipping them in the bud.

Fielding questions from journalists in Owerri, Bishop Uzoma argued that the country’s problems would have been solved if the leaders were sensitive to the plight of the people that elected them…READ MORE>>>

 

End SARS Protest Politically Motivated – Yahaya Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Tuesday said the End SARS protest was politically motivated.

Though Gov Bello refused to mention names, he revealed that the protest was motivated by politicians and those he said have continued to gain from same.

He said, “Whether anybody says it or not, I am saying it again and quote me anywhere, any day, the protest was politically motivated.”…READ MORE>>>

 

Suspected Hoodlums Attack NYSC Camp In Abuja

Hoodlums have broken into the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, orientation camp in Kubwa, Abuja.

An eyewitness told DAILY POST that the incident occurred at about 9am on Tuesday.

The assailants blocked the road and ordered motorists to turn back…READ MORE>>>

 

Why We Didn’t Buy Striker After Messi Deal Fell Through – Guardiola

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola, has claimed they could not afford to add another striker to the squad in the summer.

Guardiola, speaking ahead of their Champions League trip to Marseille, said he wanted to bring in another forward in the class of Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus.

City were linked with a sensational move for Barcelona’s Lionel Messi, after the Argentine declared his intentions to leave the Camp Nou…READ MORE>>>

 

Adeboye Declares 30-Day Fasting And Prayer Over Situations In Nigeria

The General Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Tuesday declared a 30-day fasting and prayer across the country.

Nigeria has in the past weeks Experienced divers of crises which started with the protest against police brutality now widely known as #EndSARS protest and also the shooting of protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate on October 20.

However, worried by the current situations in the country, the RCCG General Overseer has directed that its members and the entire country should embark on 30-day fasting and prayer which is expected to begin on Sunday, November 1…READ MORE>>>

 

They Destroyed My Car And Slashed My Hand With A Machete – Actor Clem Ohameze

Following his terrific attack, veteran actor, Clem Ohameze has revealed how he was attacked by hoodlums in Akwa Ibom state.

Speaking in an interview on BBC Igbo, the actor revealed that he was on his way to a movie location in Abak Road on Thursday October 22, when he was attacked by the hoodlums.

Clem who said he initially thought they were #EndSARS protesters, said he was attacked by the hoodlums after being identified. He also revealed that they took his money, phones, damaged his car and also slashed his hand with a machete…READ MORE>>>