Tag Archives: Abuja

Armed Thugs In Govt Vehicles Attack Protesters In Abuja

Armed thugs conveyed in what appeared to be black government Sports Utility Vehicles with concealed number plates were seen attacking #EndSARS protesters in the Wuse 2 area of Abuja on Tuesday. In a video that has gone viral on social media, some of the thugs are seen jumping into a black Prado driven by a man in suit on Adetokunbo ...

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How Police, Thugs Attacked #EndSARS Campaigners In Abuja, Protesters Block Roads In Edo, Lagos, Others

#EndSARS protesters on Monday defied the threat by the Federal Government to deploy security agents in quelling their protests against police brutality across the country. Protesters, mostly youths as early as 7am trooped out in major cities in Lagos, Ogun, Edo, Abia, Ondo, Ekiti, Oyo and Ebonyi states blocking roads and calling for police reforms. But in Abuja, security operatives ...

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BREAKING: Again, Armed Thugs Disrupt #EndSARS Protest In Lagos

Armed thugs on Thursday disrupted a protest against police brutality and extortion in Lagos State. In a video that surfaced online, the thugs were seen with a knives and other weapons. The thugs, who arrived at the planned venue of the protest at Alausa, caused a commotion in the area. The PUNCH gathered one of the protesters was injured. A commuter, ...

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FG Bars Emirates Airlines From Operating In Nigeria

The Federal Government has barred Emirates Airlines from operating in Nigeria. According to the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, the ban will take effect from Monday, September 21, 2020. The tweet read: “The PTF sub-committee met today with EU Ambassadors to discuss Lufthansa, Air France/KLM ban. The meeting progressed well.  Emirates Airlines’ situation was reviewed and they are consequently included ...

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Planned Boko Haram Attack In Abuja: Customs On Red Alert

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has put its officers and men on red alert as intelligence reports revealed that Boko Haram terrorists have flooded the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja and are planning to carry out coordinated attacks on five identified locations. The security alert to its officers was contained in an internal memo entitled: “Re: Intelligence on national security” ...

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Arthur Eze: Anambra Monarchs Recommend Sanctions For Erring Colleagues

Anambra State Traditional Rulers’ Council has recommended appropriate sanctions for the 13 traditional rulers that undertook a trip to Abuja without permission from state Government and the state traditional council in line with standing rules. The Council made the recommendation to the State Government, after their brief meeting at the Governor’s Lodge, Onitsha. Some 13 traditional rulers undertook an ill-fated ...

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