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Lagos govt, Police halt planned protest, counters rallies in Lekki over threats of violence

…Individuals, corporate bodies inciting destruction to be prosecuted, pay damages – LASG Vows The Lagos State Government has issued a stern warning to various opposing groups planning to embark on protests at the Lekki Toll Plaza on Saturday, advising them to shelve the plan. It is not an auspicious moment for such action, the State […]

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Lagos orders release of 253 arrested over #ENDSARS

Having been found non-guilty, the Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo SAN, has asked the courts to immediately free 253 persons arrested by the Police in connection with the #EndSARS protest in the state. According to Onigbanjo the state’s Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) had assessed the temporary charges filed against them […]

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#EndSARS: Concerned Lagosians frown at desecration of Igbosere court, Oba of Lagos palace

…… Say Public buildings should be guarded by armed security officers A group of concerned Lagosians have frowned at the recent destruction of property at the Lagos High Court, Igbosere, and Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos by hoodlums during the #EndSARS peaceful protests that turned violent after it was hijacked by hoodlums. In a communique signed by Mr. […]

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#ENDSARS protest violence: Sanwo-Olu gives Tax Holiday, Financial assistance to affected businesses

Following recent looting and burning of several shops and stores at Circle Mall in Lekki by hoodlums following the hijack of the EndSARS protests, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to assist the tenants and shop owners at the mall for them to bounce back to business. Speaking on Sunday during a condolence […]

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ENDSARS protest crisis: Smith leads other retired police officers to visit Sanwo-Olu, Police Formations

….. Commiserate with Lagos Police Command The Chairman Police Service Commission, IGP Musliu Smith (Retd), lead some other retired police officers to the office of the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu to commiserate with him over the loss of lives and destruction of properties orchestrated by the M violence that followed the #ENDSARS protest […]

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IGP inaugurates 9 man committe to assess damages suffered by police during #ENDSARS violence

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has inaugurated a 9-Man Committee for the assessment of losses suffered by the Nigeria Police Force during the #ENDSARS Protests across the country. The IGP, during the inauguration program which held at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, today, Friday, 30th October, 2020, noted that the setting up of […]

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Again, Lagos Relaxes Curfew

Following the relative peace witnessed in Lagos State after wanton destruction of property and killings which follow the #ENDSARS protest after it was hijacked by hoodlums that lead to the imposition of curfew, the state government has announced a further relaxation of the curfew imposed after the breakdown of law and order. According to a […]

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DESTRUCTION IN LAGOS TOO MUCH FOR THE STATE TO BEAR ALONE – S’WEST SENATE CAUCUS

•Lawmakers Visit Sanwo-Olu, Promise Support Lawmakers representing all the States in Southwest in the Senate, on Tuesday, visited Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to commiserate with him on last week’s coordinated destruction of public and private properties in Lagos. The delegation of the Southwest caucus in the Senate led by Senator Ajayi Boroffice visited […]

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EndSARS: COMPASS condemns attack on Media Houses, Journalists

The Community Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria (COMPASS) has condemned the invasion, destruction and wanton looting of public and private assets in the state after hoodlums and other criminal elements hijacked the #EndSARS protest on Tuesday causing mayhem across Lagos State and some other cities in Nigeria. COMPASS in a press release issued by the […]