Lagos #EndSARS panel report: With ripples generated yet to settle…

November 26, 2021 Blueprint 0

The report of the Lagos state Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) Related Abuses and Other Matters is generating divergent views. BENJAMIN SAMSON in this report takes a look at the supporting and opposing views. The Lagos state Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Restitution for Victims of SARS Related Abuses and Other Matters Read More

Lekki lies: The more you look the less you see

November 21, 2021 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

What is massacre, actually? It’s the indiscriminate and brutal slaughter of many people. As a verb, Oxford describes it as thousands were brutally massacred by soldiers. A massacre entails the brutal killing of many people. In hundreds or thousands, perhaps even more. The leaked, porous, unsigned report of the #EndSARS panel in Lagos describes the events of October 20, 2020, Read More

#EndSARS report: Apologise to CNN, lawyer tells Lai Mohammed

November 17, 2021 Blueprint 0

Nigerian counsel to the Cable News Network (CNN) Olumide Babalola, has called on Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, to eschew his pride and tender apology to the medium for tagging it a fake news outfit. Following investigative report carried out by the American media house on the killing of protesters at the Lekki Tollgate on October 20, 2020, Read More

#ENDSARS: Youth ignore police warning, stage protests

October 21, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Hundreds of Youth Wednesday marked the one year anniversary of #ENDSARS with protest across parts of Ibadan, the Oyo state capital in defiance of the warning by the state Police command. The protesters gathered at Iwo road interchange axis for the protest which finally kicked off as early as 9am and addressed by their leaders. Majority of the protesters with Read More