GUNMEN OPEN FIRE AT PROTESTERS IN LAGOS

.SANWO-OLU ORDERS PROBE Three hours before the 9pm deadline given by Governor Sanwo-Olu to enforce the 24-hr curfew he imposed on the state on Tuesday, yet to be identified gunmen, opened fire on protesters at the Lekki toll gate sending panic all over the country. According to those on the ground at the time of the incident, the gunmen started firing after lights were cut off at the area followed by disabling of the CCTV cameras which covered the toll gate. Several witnesses at the Lekki toll gate where the…

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NOLLYWOOD STAR, ADA AMEH’S DAUGHTER DIES

Popular Nollywood star, Ada Ameh is bereaved. The actor lost her beautiful daughter, Aladi on Tuesday morning. The ‘Domitila’ star who features in the popular TV sitcom, ‘The Johnsons’ announced this on her social media handle today. Ada Ameh wrote: “Fams!!! My lovely people. Pray for me my beautiful darling Child choose to go and be with the Lord early hours of today.“Aladi Godgifts Ameh @lalas_touch why did you choose to leave me now? Ladi how you want make i do na?I will be strong !! GOD Has to help…

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LAGOS POLICE COMMAND SUPPORTS SANWO-OLU, BANS ALL PUBLIC GATHERINGS

Just minutes after the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu imposed curfew in the state, the Police Command has followed the order by banning all forms of gatherings, processions and protests. In a statement on Tuesday, the Police Command said “the #Endsars protest has been hijacked by hoodlums who want to run down the state and the police command will resist such state of anarchy, unrest and brouhaha with all powers within the ambit of the law”. Below is the statement from the Command :…“Due to the new development of…

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#ENDSARS PROTESTS: SANWO-OLU SLAMS 24-HR CURFEW ON LAGOS

.RESTRICTS MOVEMENT FROM 4PM TODAYFollowing violence at different parts of Lagos by hoodlums, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced a 24-hour curfew across the state until further notice. The Governor said the curfew takes effect from 4pm today, Tuesday 20th October, 2020. According to the Governor, “I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under the umbrella of these protests…

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BUHARI SACKS NCC CHAIRMAN, CLINTON JAJA

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the removal of the Chairman of the Board of the Nigerian Copyright Commission, Dr Clinton Jaja. His removal which was with immediate effect was conveyed in a letter signed by the Solicitor General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Justice, Mr Dayo Apata, SAN. The letter with reference number: SGF/PS/NCC/668 and dated October 15, however did not disclose any reason for his removal from office. The NCC board was inaugurated on May 28, 2019 by the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami.…

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