Police Training Is Colonial, Completely Primitive – Falana

  Human rights lawyer Femi Falana, SAN, on Wednesday carried out a scathing review of the Nigeria Police, tracing the reason behind the rights violations, extortion, and brutality that has sparked protests across the country. During an appearance on Politics Today, via a Skype call, the senior advocate traced the problem to how policemen and … Continue reading Police Training Is Colonial, Completely Primitive – Falana

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Backs Nigeria’s #EndSARS Protest, Calls For Bitcoin Donations

  Jack Dorsey, the Chief executive of Twitter has joined the push aimed at disbanding the Special Anti-Robbery (SARS) and putting an end to police brutality in Nigeria. In a tweet on Wednesday, Jack urged all concerned to make donations via Bitcoin in support of the cause which has seen many Nigerians take to the … Continue reading Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Backs Nigeria’s #EndSARS Protest, Calls For Bitcoin Donations

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#SARSMUSTEND: New Tactical Team Should Not Be ‘New Wine In Old Bottle’, RCCG Tells FG

  Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has lent his voice to the protest against police brutality that has been going on in the country for over a week. In a tweet on Wednesday night, Adeboye wrote: “Our daughters will not be able to prophesy and young … Continue reading #SARSMUSTEND: New Tactical Team Should Not Be ‘New Wine In Old Bottle’, RCCG Tells FG

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#EndSWAT: There’s No Indication Govt Is Prepared To Respect Nigerians’ Rights – Falana

Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has faulted the Federal Government for setting up a new unit called the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team, to replace the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Unit (SARS).

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Tambuwal Asks Buhari To Withdraw Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

  Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw the nomination of his aide, Lauretta Onochie, as a commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Speaking during the swearing-in of members of the State Independent Electoral Commission at the Government House on Wednesday, Tambuwal said the withdrawal is in the … Continue reading Tambuwal Asks Buhari To Withdraw Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

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PDP Governors Declare Nigeria Police Trust Fund Act Illegal

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum has declared the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (Establishment) Act, 2019 illegal. The Forum called for a repeal of sections of the Police Act recently accented to by President Muhammadu Buhari, citing constitutional breaches. This was contained in a communique issued by its Chairman and Sokoto State Governor, … Continue reading PDP Governors Declare Nigeria Police Trust Fund Act Illegal

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Neymar Hat-Trick Fires Brazil Past Peru, Argentina Labor

  Neymar scored a hat-trick to become the second-highest scorer in Brazil’s history as the Copa America champions won 4-2 away to 10-man Peru in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday. The goals took Neymar to 64 international strikes, two more than Ronaldo but still well behind Pele’s record of 77. Elsewhere, Joaquin Correa scored … Continue reading Neymar Hat-Trick Fires Brazil Past Peru, Argentina Labor

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Cristiano Ronaldo Flies Back To Italy After Positive Test

  Cristiano Ronaldo, who has tested positive for COVID-19, left the Portuguese team camp near Lisbon on Wednesday to fly back to Northern Italy on his private jet, local media reported.  The Juventus player’s jet took off in the afternoon from the Tires airfield, in the outskirts of Lisbon, according to images broadcast by CMTV. … Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo Flies Back To Italy After Positive Test

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#SARSMUSTEND: Youths Have Been Taken For Granted In The Past, Says Gov Abiodun

  Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun has cautioned that Nigerian leaders must ensure a paradigm shift on matters concerning the youths, saying that leaders had always taken the youths for granted in the time past and for too long. He disclosed this on Wednesday in Abeokuta when addressing the #ENDSARS campaigners who marched on his … Continue reading #SARSMUSTEND: Youths Have Been Taken For Granted In The Past, Says Gov Abiodun

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Yahoo Groups Announce Shutdown December 15

  Yahoo has announced that its 19-year-old service platform Yahoo Groups will shut down on December 15, 2020, after a steady decline in usage. Verizon which took ownership of Yahoo in 2017 made this announcement known on Tuesday via the Yahoo Groups website and emails sent to Yahoo Group users. ”Yahoo Groups has made the … Continue reading Yahoo Groups Announce Shutdown December 15

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