The Morning Report: ASUU Reveals Why Strike Has Not Ended, Buhari Calls Oba Of Lagos, Osimhen Sent Off As Napoli Beat Real Sociedad

ASUU Reveals Why Strike Has Not Ended

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has blamed the Federal Government for frustrating efforts to resolve issues that resulted in the ongoing strike embarked upon by the lecturers.

ASUU National President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, stated this on Politics Today, a programme aired on Channels Television.

Ogunyemi claimed that the Federal Government has refused to take the necessary steps in addressing the strike action…READ MORE>>>

 

We Trained SARS Operatives, Supplied Equipment – UK

The United Kingdom Government provided training and equipment to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police.

On Thursday, Minister for Africa, James Duddridge admitted British officials trained the operatives between 2016 and 2020.

Now disbanded, SARS acted with impunity, killing and torturing citizens…READ MORE>>>

 

Buhari Calls Oba Of Lagos

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday called the Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu, to convey best wishes to him on the occasion of his 77th birthday.

Malam Garba Shehu, Buhari’s spokesman, said this in a statement on Thursday.

He disclosed that the president again commiserated with the traditional ruler on the recent violence that led to the loss of lives and property in Lagos…READ MORE

 

Barcelona Suffer Major Injury Blow Ahead Of Alaves Clash

Barcelona have confirmed that centre-back, Ronald Araujo, has suffered a hamstring injury on his right leg ahead of their La Liga clash against Alaves this weekend.

Araujo, 21, sustained the injury during Barcelona’s away Champions League 2-0 victory against Juventus on Wednesday night.

The Uruguayan youngster was substituted at half-time by Sergio Busquets after sensing pain…READ MORE>>>

 

Osimhen Sent Off As Napoli Beat Real Sociedad

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, was sent off as Napoli registered their first Europa League win of the season, thanks to a deflected Matteo Politano strike to beat Real Sociedad away from home.

The Partenopei had lost their opening fixture 1-0 at home to AZ Alkmaar.

Gennaro Gattuso chose to leave Osimhen on the bench for the game against the LaLiga side…READ MORE>>>

 

Attack On TVC Traumatic – CEO

The Executive Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday visited the management and workers of the Television Continental (TVC) days after the station was attacked by a mob.

The governor, Sanwo-Olu visited the station located in Ikosi, Lagos to sympathise with the management and workers of the station on the incident.

While receiving the governor and his entourage, the Chief Executive Officer of the station, Mr. Andrew Hanlon narrated his ordeal in the hands of arsonists during the attack on the station last Wednesday…READ MORE>>>

 

Desmond Elliot Almost Close To Tears As He Reflects On The Destruction Of Properties At His Constituency

Actor cum politician, Desmond Elliot almost broke down in tears on national TV on Thursday night, October 29, while reflecting on the level of destruction he witnessed after taking a tour of his constituency, last week.

Recall that hoodlums hijacked the #EndSARS protest on Wednesday, October 2, and carried out massive destruction, looting and razing businesses and public facilities in different parts of Lagos.

In an interview with Arise TV tonight, Elliot who is representing Surulere constituency, got emotional as he shared his experience after meeting with business owners who lost their properties to hoodlums…READ MORE>>>