• Looting continues nationwide

    Looting continues nationwide0

    A resident carries a bag of food on her head during a mass looting of a warehouse that have COVID-19 food palliatives that were not given during lockdown to relieve people of hunger, in Jos, Nigeria, on October 24, 2020. Ifiok Ettang / AFP • Youths risk death over expired foods, drugs• Many killed, many

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  • EndSARS: 69 persons killed in protests, Buhari says

    EndSARS: 69 persons killed in protests, Buhari says0

    President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed the number of people who lost their lives in the ongoing EndSARS protest in Nigeria as 69. According to the president, the deaths were mainly civilians but include police officers and soldiers. He disclosed this when he met with Nigerian leaders aimed at finding ways to end the unrest, BBC

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  • EndSARS: OPC threatens to roll out its men to restore order if looting persist

    EndSARS: OPC threatens to roll out its men to restore order if looting persist0

    The Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC) on Friday called for an immediate stop to the destruction of lives and property in the South-West following the #EndSARS protests. The socio-cultural group, loyal to its late Founder, Dr Frederick Fasheun, made the call in a statement signed by Chief Wasiu Afolabi, its Deputy President. Rising from an emergency

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  • NCDC Warn EndSARS protesters of COVID-19 Dangers

    NCDC Warn EndSARS protesters of COVID-19 Dangers0

    The federal government has warned the EndSARS protesters across the country to be mindful of the risk of getting COVID-19 infection. Centrepointnews reports that the director-general Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, gave the warning on Thursday, October 15, at the Presidential Task Force (PTF) briefing on COVID-19 in Abuja. He said the

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  • EndSARS: Former vice president Atiku condems killing of innocent protesters

    EndSARS: Former vice president Atiku condems killing of innocent protesters0

    The former vice president and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has again reacted over the killings of #EndSARS protesters in some states of the federation. The PDP leader in reacting to the killing of a protester in Lagos on Monday, October 12, described the disbandment of the SARS as a

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  • President buhari doubles salary for teachers, increases service years by 5

    President buhari doubles salary for teachers, increases service years by 50

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for Nigerian teachers in commemoration of World Teachers Day on Monday, October 5. This announcement was made by Adamu Adamu, the minister of education, in a speech he read while representing the president at the celebration of the 2020 World Teachers Day. According to Adamu, the

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