Deji Adeyanju, a human rights activist, has linked the shooting in Lekki toll gate in Lagos State to President Muhammadu Buhari. Adeyanju, who is the convener of Concerned Nigerian claimed that President Buhari ordered the shooting at Lekki toll gate. Recall that gunmen believed to the soldiers had attacked End SARS protesters in Lekki toll […]
Afe Babalola Legal luminary and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Afe Babalola, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to address Nigerians over the violence that has erupted in the country following the #EndSARS protests. He made the call on Wednesday in reaction to the recent happenings across the country following the shooting of #EndSARS protesters […]
In one of the videos, a lady simply identified as Lucy, who was dancing at the protest ground with Mr Okechukwu, is also said to have died from the shooting. The post #EndSARS: Former Etisalat marketer among those soldiers killed at Lekki toll gate – Witnesses appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Soldiers have been deployed to the streets of Abuja to arrest the escalating #ENDSARS protests. The protests in Abuja have in some cases have got out of hand with suspected hoodlums attacking protesters as well as pro-SARS groups. The situation has often led to clashes that leave several persons injured with vehicles and other property […]
By Nwafor Sunday Despite several warnings and advise from well meaning Nigerians that soldiers should not be deployed to streets in Nigeria until the demands of #ENDSARS protesters are taken care of, soldiers today were seen in Abuja placing themselves in strategic places. Recall that Nigerian army had promised to launch ‘exercise Crocodile smile’, an […]
Alfred Martins, Catholic archbishop of Lagos, has asked the federal government not to deploy soldiers to crack down on #EndSARS protesters across the country. Protesters have been on the streets in the last one week, demanding better governance. The protesters called on the authorities to scrap the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) over […]
•Soldiers …Again, Boko Haram terrorists attack Zulum’s convoy …IGP condemns attack on Zulum’s convoy, killing of 10 Policemen, 8 others …13 Boko Haram members, family surrender —Military By Kingsley Omonobi & Ndahi Marama LESS than three days after members of Boko Haram terrorist group attacked the convoy of Governor Babagana Umara Zulum along Cross Kauwa-Baga […]
Sources said the three soldiers died in an ambush along Biu- Damboa road. The post Army buries soldiers reportedly killed in another Boko Haram ambush appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Four Cameroonian soldiers have been sentenced to 10 years for their roles in shooting dead two women and two children in 2015. The killings were captured on a video that circulated in 2018, which showed the victims being hooded and shot. The government initially dismissed the footage as “fake news”, but later arrested seven soldiers. […]
Families in some cases wait many years after documentation processes to get the payment they deserve. The post Boko Haram: Families of Nigerian soldiers killed in battle complain of neglect appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Chairman, Senate Committee on Power, Senator Gabriel Suswam, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Benue North East has condemned in very strong terms, the Tuesday killing of repentant Militia Leader in Benue State , Terwase Agwaza alias Gana, by men of the Nigerian Army in Gboko. In a statement yesterday in Abuja, Suswam, a former governor of […]