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#EndSARS: Ex-APC presidential aspirant asks court to stop protests, sues Twitter founder $1bn

A former Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Adamu Garba, has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to declare the #EndSARS protests rocking the country illegal. The motion on notice was brought pursuant to order II Rules 1, 2, 3 of the Fundamental Rights (Enforcement Procedure) Rules, 2009 and Sections 34(1), 35(1) and 41(1) and 43 of the… Read More
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#EndSARS protests: Onyeama, US, UK envoys, others in closed door meeting

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, is currently meeting with the members of the diplomatic corps in Abuja. The meeting holding at the Tafawa Balewa House headquarters of the ministry in Abuja, is expected to discuss the ongoing #EndSARS protests rocking the country. Those attending the parley include the envoys of the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, amongst others. An… Read More
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Trump ramps up campaign rallies two weeks to election

With exactly two weeks until the election, President Donald Trump was continuing his campaign rally marathon Tuesday with a trip to swing state Pennsylvania, the day after early voting began in another key state, Florida. Trump and his wife Melania will head to Erie, Pennsylvania, where he will host another of his massive rallies. US media reported that the First… Read More
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Egyptian police arrest 20 #EndSARS protesters at Nigerian Embassy

Police in Egypt on Sunday dispersed and later arrested no fewer than 20 Nigerians protesting against police brutality in their home country at the Nigerian Embassy in Cairo. But Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri, immediately denied the Nigerian government involvement in the Nigerians’ arrest. Dabiri also said that the Nigerians were not arrested at the Nigerian Embassy but… Read More
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Us actor, Tyler Perry joins #ENDSARS protest, laments Nigeria’s sorry state

…says ‘Nigeria going through so much horror despite enormous potential’ American actor, writer, producer and director, Tyler Perry, on Sunday, threw his weight behind the ongoing #ENDSARS protests across Nigeria. Perry in a tweet on his official Twitter handle @Tylerr… expressed regret that Nigeria, inspite of her enormous potential to be one of the world’s greatest country is in such… Read More
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#EndSARS protests spread to London, Coventry, Edinburgh, Nottingham

The raging protests in Nigeria against police brutality, extortion, and extrajudicial killings have spread to London, Coventry, Edinburgh, and Nottingham. The organisers of the protests disclosed this known in an awareness image shared on social media. The message on the image showed that the protests will be organised at several locations on Sunday. In Coventry, #EndSARS “peaceful protest” held at… Read More
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WTO: 79 countries endorse Okonjo-Iweala’s candidacy

Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala voiced confidence on Friday in her quest to lead the crisis-wracked World Trade Organisation after all of Africa backed her candidacy, vowing she would champion reform. “I feel the wind behind my back,” she told a virtual press briefing after the 55-member African Union officially supported her over her sole remaining opponent, Yoo Myung-hee of South Korea.… Read More
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Twitter creates #EndSARS emoji in solidarity with Nigerian protesters

After a minor setback, social media app, Twitter, has created an emoji for the #EndSARS protest ongoing across Nigerian states. There was an uneasy calm late hours of Thursday when social media app, Twitter reportedly crashed as many could not refresh and get updates. It was, however, noticed that an emoji of a tight fist now accompanies the EndSARS hashtag,… Read More
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Onochie: Stop Buhari from destroying Nigeria’s democracy, group appeals to US, UK

A pro-democracy group, Concerned Nigerians, has kicked against the nomination of the Special Assistant to the President on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, as a Commissioner in the Independent National Electoral Commission by the President Muhammadu Buhari. The group also enjoined the United States, United Kingdom, and other development partners not to allow President Buhari to destroy Nigeria’s democracy and INEC’s… Read More
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#EndSARS: Nigerians express fears as #TwitterDown for hours

Apprehension gripped online and offline protesters against police brutality and extrajudicial killings on Thursday night as Twitter shut down for over two hours. The social media platform used by hundreds of millions worldwide is one of the major information-sharing platforms used for the  #EndSARS campaign. In fact, Twitter founder, Jack Dorsey, has been consistent in his support for the #EndSARS… Read More