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June 12: UK support Protesters on right to peaceful protest

The United Kingdom has backed the June 12 protest by Nigerians who clamor for better governance in the country. In honor of Nigeria's Democracy Day, the United Kingdom says that every citizen deserves and needs to enjoy the right to protest. On...

June 12 Protest- Ondo police PRO warns youths against Upcoming protest in the state

Nigerian youths in thousands are looking forward to the June 12 protest. The aim of the protest is to serve as a voice to show displeasure about the recent happenings in the country. The Ondo State Police Command has declared...

Twitter Ban in Nigeria- Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, speaks on the ban of Twitter in the country

The Twitter ban in Nigeria has attracted the comment of the senate president of Nigeria. Ahmed Lawan. Recall that the Minister of information and Tourism, Lai Mohammed, last Friday authorized the indefinite ban of Twitter’s operations in the country. The government...

Malami deactivates Twitter account after threatening prosecution of its users

Abubakar Malami (SAN), the Attorney-General of the Federation, deactivated his Twitter account on Tuesday to express sympathy with the Federal Government, which had banned the Micro-blogging platform last Friday. Meanwhile, since all Internet Service Providers in the nation have restricted the...

Igangan Fulani attack- Oyo state police confirms attack, 11 persons dead

The Igangan Fulani attack on the Igangan community has been confirmed by the Oyo State Police Command. Yesterday night, gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen invaded Igangan, one of the communities in the Ibarapa North local government area. Igangan is a...

Fulani Herdsmen kill 20 people in Igangan, Oyo state

After Fulani herdsmen were chased out of Igangan town, Oyo state by Sunday Igboho a few months ago, scores of gunmen invaded Igangan in the state's Ibarapa North Local Goverontshnment Area, murdering about 20 people. The assailants reportedly struck at...

TB Joshua dead- Popular Nigerian pastor dies at 57

According to family reports, Nigerian prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, also known as TB Joshua, is dead. On Saturday evening, just after a program at his synagogue, the founder of The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) died in Lagos. However, according family sources,...

Twitter’s ban in Nigeria is temporary- Presidency

The Presidency has declared that the temporary ban of Twitter in Nigeria was not retaliation to President Muhammadu Buhari's tweet removal from the microblogging platform, Twitter. We earlier brought to your notice that Twitter deleted the tweet of Nigeria's president...

Twitter deletes President Buhari’s tweet on civil war

Popular microblogging platform, Twitter, has deleted the tweet of Nigeria's President, Muhamadu Buhari, after the tweet speaks volumes on Civil war within the country. Unknown gunmen have frequently targeted several security stations around Nigeria's southeastern region, a region where many...

Yoruba nation agitators forcefully reopen Idiroko border

On Saturday, chaos sparked in Idiroko, Ipokia Local Government Area, Ogun State, when activists from the Yoruba nation rampaged the area and coercively opened its land border. They were swiftly resisted by the Nigeria Customs Service operatives stationed in the...

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