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#EndSARS: Five Key Things To Know About Dissolution Of SARS

  Following a week of unrelenting protests and fervent calls for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has officially scrapped the police unit. The disbandment which was bought by sweat and blood was announced on Sunday at a press briefing by the police boss. His order … Continue reading #EndSARS: Five Key Things To Know About Dissolution Of SARS

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#EndSARS: SERAP Wants Commonwealth To Sanction Nigeria Over Attacks On Protesters

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an Urgent Appeal to Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, urging her to use her “leadership position to apply the Commonwealth Charter to hold Nigerian authorities to account for widespread and persistent attacks on peaceful protesters, reports of human rights violations and abuses, … Continue reading #EndSARS: SERAP Wants Commonwealth To Sanction Nigeria Over Attacks On Protesters

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#EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

  A young Nigerian, Jimoh Isiaq was shot in Ogbomosho during an #EndSars protest on Saturday and later died from the resulting injuries, Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has confirmed. The Governor also said seven others sustained injuries during the protest and have been taken to the hospital for treatment. Eyewitnesses said Isiaq was standing … Continue reading #EndSars: Young Nigerian Jimoh Isiaq Killed In Ogbomosho, Seven Others Injured

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EFCC Arraigns Man for Alleged Internet Fraud in Ibadan

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office, on Monday, October 5, 2020, arraigned one Henry Oluwatoyin before Justice Iyabo Yerima of the Oyo State High Court, Ibadan, for alleged involvement in internet fraud. Oluwatoyi was dragged before the court on a two-count charge bordering, on obtaining money under false pretence and … Continue reading EFCC Arraigns Man for Alleged Internet Fraud in Ibadan

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EFCC Arrests 32 ‘Yahoo Boys,’ Seize 12 Cars In Oyo

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 32 suspected internet fraudsters also known as ‘Yahoo Boys’ in Oyo State. EFCC’s Head of Media and Publicity, Dele Oyewale, disclosed in a statement that the suspects were arrested by operatives attached to the Ibadan Zonal Office of the agency. He explained that they were … Continue reading EFCC Arrests 32 ‘Yahoo Boys,’ Seize 12 Cars In Oyo

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Seyi Makinde Distributes Palliatives To Poor Ibadan Residents

  Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Thursday distributed palliatives to the poor in Ibadan metropolis. The governor said the effort was in continuation of the distribution of palliatives to 90,000 households earlier kick-started in Ibarapa zone. He visited poor households in Oke Ado, Foko, Oja-Oba and Oranyan areas in Ibadan and promised that his … Continue reading Seyi Makinde Distributes Palliatives To Poor Ibadan Residents

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