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#EndSARS: Falana Chambers Writes IGP, Demands Full Protection For Protesting Nigerians On October 20 In Abuja

According to a report by SaharaReporters, Falana & Falana Chambers, the firm of human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has written to the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, seeking police protection for #EndSARS protesters holding the anniversary protest on October 20. A copy of the letter, which was obtained by SaharaReporters on Saturday, was signed by Marshal Abubakar on behalf of the firm. The letter to the IGP stated that the law firm sought protection for the protesters considering attempts by unscrupulous elements to hijack similar events in the…

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How Police IG Disobeyed Osinbajo, Continued To Detain Gloria Okolie Illegally For 4 Months – 36 Civil Societies Petition National Assembly

Gloria Okolie As many as thirty-six human rights and civil organisations have raised a petition to the House of Representatives in Abuja, over the Nigeria Police Force’s continued illegal detention of Gloria Okorie, a 21-year-old woman from Orlu, Imo State, and the police’s disobedience to court orders, according to SaharaReporters. The 36 human rights groups in a petition dated October 15, 2021, and addressed to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, said the NPF under Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, ignored a directive from the Vice President,…

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Why DSS released Chiwetalu Agu – Ozekhome

Mike Ozekhome, a human rights lawyer, has revealed why the Department of State Services, DSS, released Nollywood veteran Chiwetalu Agu. Ozekhome (SAN) stated that Agu was freed after his phones were examined and nothing incriminating was discovered. The 65-year-old actor was apprehended by the Nigerian Army last Thursday in Onitsha, Anambra State, for donning Biafra regalia. Soldiers apprehended him on Upper Iweka Bridge as he was participating in a charity event. Agu was, however, released by the Nigerian Army on Friday, but was re-arrested by DSS operatives. The secret police…

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Afghanistan: Kukah, others running to US for help deceive themselves, says MURIC

Muslim Rights Concern, an Islamic human rights organization, claims that Nigerians, especially the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Hassan-Kukah, are misleading themselves by appealing to President Joe Biden’s government in the United States for assistance. According to the group, recent events in Afghanistan and Biden’s comments on Monday showed that the United States was only out to protect its nationalistic interest. MURIC Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, stated this in a chat with on Tuesday. had earlier reported that Islamic militant group known as the Taliban or the…

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Tinubu Has Private Jets, Without A Single Factory Where He Generates Money From- Adeyanju Deji

Adeyanju Deji, a well-known human rights activist, has dedicated his time to dragging Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and former governor of Lagos State. Adeyanju Deji is a man who always expresses his mind without fear of retaliation. According to a post he published today on his verified Facebook page, he began by stating that Lagos State’s Internationally Generated Revenue (IGR) is comparable to that of 25 states, but that no project has been visible on the ground for 22 years. Furthermore,…

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US detects 1st case of monkeypox “imported” from Nigeria

The US Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that a rare case of human monkeypox was detected in Texas on Friday, making it the first case of the virus seen in the state. The viral illness was found in a United States resident who recently travelled from Nigeria to the United States and is currently hospitalised in Dallas. He’s in stable condition, according to the health department’s statement. “While rare, this case isn’t a reason for alarm and we don’t expect any threat to the general public,”…

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Disturbing Photos Of Pastor Michael Bassey Caught With Human Skull In His Church

Pastor Bassey Pastor Michael Bassey of United Evangelical Church caught with human skull has been paraded by the police in Cross River state. Briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Calabar, Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Sikiru Akande, said that the pastor was arrested upon a complaint from a concerned citizen on the threat to life. Akande said that the suspect was arrested at No. 56 Uwanse by Asuquo Ekpo Street in Calabar South. “The suspect was arrested with one human skull tied with the complainant’s picture and carved human…

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Lawyer Storms INEC Headquarters, Protests Against Use of National Identification Numbers As Election Data Base

Malcolm Omirhobo, a Lagos-based human rights lawyer, on Wednesday staged a lone protest at the headquarters of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Abuja against the use of National Identification Numbers (NINs) as data base for elections in Nigeria, according to SaharaReporters. The lawyer said the process has been compromised and does not represent the true demographics of the country. Omirhobo also submitted a formal letter addressed to the Chairman of the commission, Mahmood Yakubu, noting that the procedure for registration of the NIN violated the provisions of Sections 25, 26…

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Suspected Human Trafficker Arrested In Anambra, 5 Female Victims Rescued

Suspected Human Trafficker Arrested In Anambra, 5 Female Victims Rescued A suspected human trafficker has been apprehended by the Anambra State Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), and five female victims have been rescued. A statement issued by the State Sector Public Education Officer, Florence Edor, in Awka on Wednesday, April 28, said the suspect, a driver identified as Frank Lucky, 36, was arrested along Onitsha-Awka Expressway in Anambra. According to the statement, the Sector Head of Operations, Deputy Corps Commander Anthony O Ogbodo, who spoke on behalf…

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Man arrested with two human heads in Ondo (photo)

A middle-aged man, Hassan Saka, was arrested in Ondo state for being in possession of two human heads on Monday, March 1. The arrest was effected by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in the state. The exhibits were discovered in a vehicle along Owo/Akure road, concealed in a brown carton. Confirming the arrest, the spokesperson of the Ondo State Police Command, DSP Tee-Leo Ikoro, said Saka has been handed over to the police by NSCDC officials. He added that further investigation is currently ongoing.

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