Saturday, January 23

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Man allegedly Throws Down his Househelp from Second Floor of a 2-storey Building in Aba
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Man allegedly Throws Down his Househelp from Second Floor of a 2-storey Building in Aba

A Nigerian man identified as Emeka Igwe from Imo state, has been accused of throwing down his househelp from the second floor of a 2-storey building in Aba, Abia state. Twitter user, @obaino_ shared photos of injuries the girl sustained and also disclosed that the incident occurred at 204 Niger opposite Newday dast food in Aba. He tweeted; She’s a house help. Her master dropped her from the balcony of the 2nd floor of a 2 storey building Location is 204 Niger opposite Newday dast food Aba Please let’s make this trend and get her justice  
Police hunt man who ‘bludgeoned his wife to death then Super-glued her skull back together to hide the injuries to make it look like an accident’
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Police hunt man who ‘bludgeoned his wife to death then Super-glued her skull back together to hide the injuries to make it look like an accident’

Authorities in Ecuador are hunting for a man who allegedly bludgeoned his wife to death before super-gluing her skull back together to hide the injuries and make it look like an accident. According to reports, Luis Hermida claimed his partner Lisbeth Baquerizo, 30, had fallen down the stairs and died after she was found on the floor of their home in the city of Guayaquil, Ecuador on 21 December. Lisbeth's father Mario Baquerizo was contacted by the father of the suspect who reportedly said: 'You have to come quickly. Lisbeth is dead.' Mario and his wife Kathy Munoz then rushed to their daughter's house only to discover that a funeral home had been contacted with a coffin already at the scene. Luis's family reportedly asked the heartbroken parents not to contact the police s...
Pastor Arrested Over Disappearance of his Lover in Port Harcourt
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Pastor Arrested Over Disappearance of his Lover in Port Harcourt

A clergyman identified as Pastor Sodje Masodje, has been arrested over the disappearance of a her lover named Beauty Sorbari Nwigbaranee. Sodje was arrested by the operatives of Garrison of the 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt after Sorbari went missing on Christmas day. A source disclosed that 20-year-old Beauty, a final year student of the Department of Education, Rivers State University, visited Pastor Masodje, her supposed man friend, on December 25, 2020, Vanguard reports. It was gathered that since the lady visited the clergy, she has not returned and efforts to reach her have proved abortive as her phone has been switched off. The counsel for the family of the missing lady, Gobari Deebom, dislcosed that it was the father of the victim that contacted the...
There’s a serious security crisis in Ondo – Governor Akeredolu
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There’s a serious security crisis in Ondo – Governor Akeredolu

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has raised an alarm of Ondo state which he governs being in a serious security crisis.   The Governor who said this in reaction to the assassination of Israel Adeusi, the Olufon of Ifon in Ose local government area of the state, described the killing as an “abominable crime".   Akeredolu in a statement released by Ondo commissioner for information and orientation Donald Ojogo, said they will be working hard to bring those behind the killing to justice.   The statement read;   “All lives matter, but this is one too heavy and unbearable. It’s a sad day in Ondo State. Clearly, we are in a serious security crisis that requires extraordinary means. “The security agencies, especially the Nigeria Police, have already been dire...
Lekki Shootings: “These Are Trying Times” – VP Osinbajo Says, Promises Justice For All Victims
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Lekki Shootings: “These Are Trying Times” – VP Osinbajo Says, Promises Justice For All Victims

My heart goes out to all the victims of the Lekki shootings, and also the policemen and all other men and women who lost their lives in the past few days in different parts of Lagos & other states. I spoke to some of those in hospital. The pain of these terrible events is palpable in our towns and cities, and some losses are irreplaceable, but we can and will get justice for all of them. I stand with Lagos & all other affected states in these trying times. We pray we will never see a repeat of these tragedies in Jesus name. God bless you all. - YO Prof Yemi Osinbajo
Mohamed Salah Got Justice After Being Racially Abused By A Fan
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Mohamed Salah Got Justice After Being Racially Abused By A Fan

      West Ham United supporter Bradley Thumwood has been banned from going to watch matches for three years after racially abusing Liverpool star Mohamed Salah. The 48-year-old was said to have pleaded guilty after appearing at Thames Magistrates’ Court earlier this week. This incident was said to have been recorded during West Ham’s 2-0 defeat by Liverpool at the London Stadium on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. After the judgment, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement. “Thumwood was issued with a three-year Football Banning Order and fined £400. He was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge and costs amounting to £125.” Daily Mail reports that the Hammers are equally upholding a ‘zero-tolerance approach’ against racial abuse from any of their fans. H...
FG Will Ensure Nigerian Traders In Ghana Get Justice, Osinbajo Assures
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FG Will Ensure Nigerian Traders In Ghana Get Justice, Osinbajo Assures

Despite the seeming delay in resolving the concerns of Nigerian traders regarding some stiff business regulation imposed by Ghanaian authorities, the Federal Government will ensure that affected Nigerians get justice, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN. The Vice President gave the assurance on Tuesday evening during a meeting with representatives of the Nigerian community in Ghana. The meeting which held at the official residence of the Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana was focused on the challenges facing Nigerians living in the West African nation including the locking of hundreds of Nigerian owned shops. Responding to the issues raised by leaders of the Nigerian community at the meeting, especially the maltreatment of Nigerians by Ghanaian authorities, Prof Osinb...
Lewis Hamilton calls for justice for Breonna Taylor after winning Tuscan GP
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Lewis Hamilton calls for justice for Breonna Taylor after winning Tuscan GP

Formula one driver, Lewis Hamilton on Sunday September 13, brought the 'Black Lives matter' movement to the forefront of Formula One as he wore a t-shirt of Breonna Taylor, a young woman who was tragically killed by police. Breonna, 26, died in March after being shot by police officers several times when they entered her apartment in Louisville, Kentucky. On Sunday, Hamilton, 35, won the Formula One Tuscan GP but acknowledged the Black Lives Matter movement before celebrating his win. As he collected his trophy from the podium, Lewis made the black power salute wearing a t-shirt which read: ‘Arrest the cops who killed Breonna Taylor,’ on the front and had a portrait of the young woman’s face on the back with the slogan ‘Say Her Name’. He also 'took the knee'before the r...
‘What explanation is there for killing him in cold blood?’ – AKA says as he seeks justice for Nathaniel Julius
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‘What explanation is there for killing him in cold blood?’ – AKA says as he seeks justice for Nathaniel Julius

South African celebrities have joined the masses in demanding justice for 16-year-old slain Eldorado Park teenager Nathaniel Julius. TimesLIVE reported that Nathaniel was shot and died on Wednesday. The death of the 16-year-old, who had Down syndrome, has led to clashes between police and community members angered by his death. The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) confirmed that a probe has been launched into Nathaniel's death. Gauteng Premier David Makhura said the boy was killed in the crossfire of a shoot-out between the SA police and a gang in the area. Rapper AKA lashed out at the murder of the teen, asking police what explanation they could possibly have to justify why he was shot and killed. He reminded police that their job is to protect and not ...
Buhari Proposes 12-Month Time Limit For Criminal Cases
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Buhari Proposes 12-Month Time Limit For Criminal Cases

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Wednesday, decried what he described as the “terribly slow pace” of justice administration in the Nigerian courts. Buhari, who recalled how it took so long for the courts to decide and eventually dismiss the election petitions he filed to challenge his losses in the 2003, 2007, and 2011 presidential polls, declared that the Nigerian justice system needed an urgent reform.He suggested that the judiciary should put a 12-month time limit on the hearing of criminal cases from the high court to the Supreme Court, while all civil cases should be concluded within 15 months. Buhari spoke at the 60th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association, with the theme, “Stepping Forward.” His speech was read at the virtual...
Kashamu Avoided Justice, Couldn’t Escape Death – Obasanjo
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Kashamu Avoided Justice, Couldn’t Escape Death – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday condoled with Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, over the demise of Senator Buruji Kashamu. Kashamu’s death was announced on Saturday after he succumbed to COVID-19 complications, according to former colleague Senator Ben Murray-Bruce. In a statement signed by his spokesman Kehinde Akinyemi, Obasanjo said while Kashamu’s death was “sad”, his life and history left “lessons for those of all us on this side of the veil.” “Senator Buruji Kashamu in his lifetime used the maneuver of law and politics to escape from facing justice on alleged criminal offence in Nigeria and outside Nigeria,” Obasanjo said. “But no legal, political, cultural, social, or even medical maneuver could stop the cold hand of death when the Creator of all of ...
Malami Threatens to Sue Sahara Reporters for Causing him Psychological Trauma and Distress
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Malami Threatens to Sue Sahara Reporters for Causing him Psychological Trauma and Distress

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN) has threatened to sue Sahara Reporters over alleged libelous and defamatory publications against him. In a statement released by his spokesperson Umar Gwandu on Monday July 13, Malami threatened to sue the news platform if they fail to retract stories published about him on July 10, 11 and 12, 2020. He added that the reports have caused him considerable distress, psychological trauma and anxiety. The statement read;   “Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, vowed to take legal action against Sahara Reporters on account of defamatory publications made against him. “Malami said, the consequence of the criminal defamation published by Sahara Reporter...
Okada rider allegedly Shot Dead by Police Officer for not Wearing a Face Mask in Imo
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Okada rider allegedly Shot Dead by Police Officer for not Wearing a Face Mask in Imo

A yet-to-be-identified motorcycle rider was shot dead allegedly by a police officer around Banana junction in Orlu, Imo state today July 9. According to reports, the policeman had stopped the motorcycle rider for not wearing a face mask. An altercation ensued between both men after the Okada man allegedly refused to give a N50 bribe. The area is currently in Chaos as residents are demanding justice for the deceased Okada rider. The spokesperson of the state police command is yet to comment on the incident. See graphic photos from the incident below Watch a video from the scene of the incident below  
Court Declines Okorocha’s Request to Stop Probe by EFCC and Imo Panel
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Court Declines Okorocha’s Request to Stop Probe by EFCC and Imo Panel

Senator Rochas Okorocha’s request for an order to stop the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the state probe panel from investigating him on alleged financial infractions, has been struck out by a federal high court sitting in Abuja. Okorocha had requested for a court order ending or suspending EFCC's investigation against him, including all the petitions submitted to it by the Imo government until the panel on contract set up by the same state government had concluded its probe on his government between 2011 and 2019. While counsel to the former Imo State governor, Oba Maduabuchi (SAN) informed the court that the defence counsel asked for an adjournment to respond to processes served on them and also asked the court to stop those involved in the suit from going...
Abuja Pharmacist Shot Dead by Car Thieves
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Abuja Pharmacist Shot Dead by Car Thieves

An Abuja pharmacist identified as Sunday Ike, has been shot dead by unidentified gunmen who stole his light blue Toyota Camry. The deceased was shot in the head by gunmen who attacked his shop located on 3rd Avenue in Gwarimpa at about 11pm on Friday June 19. FCT police spokesman,  DSP Anjuguri Manzah said operatives who responded to a distress call, took the victim to the Federal Medical Centre in Jabi, where he was certified dead by doctors. Manzah said; “Police operatives, who responded to a distress call on the incident, rushed the victim for medical attention at the Federal Medical Centre, Jabi, where he was later certified dead. “While commiserating with the family and friends of the deceased, the Commissioner of Police in Charge of FCT, Mr Bala Ciroma, assured tha...
Don Jazzy Reacts to Rape Allegation Against D’banj
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Don Jazzy Reacts to Rape Allegation Against D’banj

Don Jazzy has weighed in on the rape allegation against his former business partner D'banj, which has taken a prominent spot on social media. In tweets he shared, the ace music producer implored the police to thoroughly investigate and the court to do justice on the case which he said saddens his soul. Don Jazzy who urged all victims to speak up, affirmed that it is also important that every accused person is given an opportunity to set the facts straight. The Mavin CEO who averred that the truth will always prevail no matter how long a lie lasts, pointed out that the fact remains that one of them is a victim and the law will protect that person. He tweeted; No matter how long a lie lasts, the truth will always prevail. The fact is that one of them is a victim and the la...
Doctor Killed and Burnt in Zamfara
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Doctor Killed and Burnt in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Police Command has launched an investigation into the gruesome murder of a medical doctor identified as Enoch Okpara. Okpara who was a consultant Obstetrics/Gynaecologist working at the Federal Medical Centre in Gusau, was found dead at his residence in Mareri area of the state capital on Saturday June 13. The remains of the deceased was found burnt beyond recognition after the church he worshipped in raised an alarm of him missing after not showing up for a programme on Saturday morning, which was quite unusual. It was gathered that the leaders of the church contacted some of his colleagues who tried his mobile phone number which rang repeatedly without response. His colleagues who suspected that something was wrong checked his apartment and saw his car park...
Beyoncé Writes Open Letter to Attorney General Daniel Cameron to Demand ‘swift’ Justice for Breonna Taylor
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Beyoncé Writes Open Letter to Attorney General Daniel Cameron to Demand ‘swift’ Justice for Breonna Taylor

Beyoncé has written an open letter to Kentucky’s Attorney General Daniel Cameron, urging him to use his power to bring criminal charges against the officers who shot and killed Breonna Taylor in her home. Breonna, a 26-year-old African-American emergency medical technician, was shot dead by Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD) officers on March 13, 2020. Three officers executing a no-knock search warrant entered Breonna's apartment in Louisville, Kentucky. Gunfire was exchanged between Taylor's boyfriend Kenneth Walker and the officers. Walker said he believed that the officers were intruders. The LMPD officers fired over twenty shots and Breonna Taylor was hit 8 times. She died in her hallway. Breonna's death has angered a lot of people and there have been calls for just...
New Video Shows Cop Tou Thao Ignoring Bystanders’ Pleas to save George Floyd’s Life as White Cop Derek Chauvin Knelt on his Neck
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New Video Shows Cop Tou Thao Ignoring Bystanders’ Pleas to save George Floyd’s Life as White Cop Derek Chauvin Knelt on his Neck

This is the shocking moment Minneapolis officer Tou Thao was seen ignoring pleas for help from bystanders as white cop Derek Chauvin knelt on George Floyd's neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds. The video was shared on Sunday morning by Ben Crump, a civil rights attorney representing Floyd's family. 'This is beyond disturbing, even harder to watch than the first video,' Crump warned in the caption of the video. Crump then wrote: 'Tou Thao stood guard as Derek Chauvin MURDERED George Floyd ... while witnesses of the execution tried to stand up for JUSTICE, tried to save George's life! 'The protest of those bystanders, who refused to just stand by and let it happen, has reverberated around the world — fueling our protest against injustice and police brutality!! 8 minutes 46 ...
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As much as I hate the death sentence, no punishment is too severe for a rapist- Pastor Adeboye

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, has said that as much as he hates the death penalty, no punishment meted on a rapist is too severe. In a video broadcasted on Dove TV on Sunday, June 14, the clergyman condemned the act, saying it leaves an eternal scar on women. Speaking specifically about UNIBEN student, Uwaila Omozuwa, who was raped and murdered in one of the RCCG parishes in Edo state, the clergyman said he and his prayer warriors will not stop until the perpetrators of the dastard act are fished out and brought to justice. In his words I just want to put on record my humble opinion about the crime of rape. In my own opinion, there is hardly any crime more grievious than that of rape. Maybe with the possible exceptio...
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APC Screening Committee Disqualifies Godwin Obaseki

The Screening Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has disqualified Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, from contesting in the party’s governorship primary election scheduled for June 22, 2020. Obaseki and five other aspirants were screened by the committee earlier this week to validate their credentials and grant them clearance to vie for the party's ticket to contest in the September 19 governorship election. However, when the seven-member committee led by Professor Jonathan Ayuba presented its report to the party's National Working Committee on Friday, June 12, the committee said Obaseki and two other candidates were not cleared. Prof. Jonathan Ayuba said the governor did not present his Higher School Leaving Certificate. Ayuba noted that the committee could ...
Nigerian govt condemns George Floyd’s killing
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Nigerian govt condemns George Floyd’s killing

The Nigerian government has condemned George Floyd’s killing, and police brutality, and racial discrimination against Africans in the diaspora. Mr Floyd was an unarmed black man who died after a Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for more than eight minutes as he told them “I can’t breathe”. Floyd’s death has sparked mass protests across the US, and in other countries across the globe. His death has led to calls for the end of systematic racism and police brutality. The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) and the National Council for Arts and Culture have now joined voices in condemning his killing. During a memorial service for Mr Floyd held on Wednesday in Abuja, the duo of NiDCOM Chairman, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, and the Director-General, NCAC, Olusegun ...
Kaduna: SOKAPU calls for Immediate Investigation into Zangon Kataf Crisis
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Kaduna: SOKAPU calls for Immediate Investigation into Zangon Kataf Crisis

The Southern Kaduna People’s Union, SOKAPU, has called on the Kaduna State Government to immediately investigate the killing of one Mr. Yusuf Moses Magaji at the outskirts of Zango kataf town, in Zango Kataf Local Government Area. SOKAPU made call in a statement issued by its National Public Relations Officer, Luka Binniyat. It observed that the deceased, Yusuf Moses Magaji, 32, a father of two,f walked to his farm just on the outskirts of Zangon Kataf town, in the Southern part of the state and did not return as he was later discovered to be murdered. The statement reads, “Yusuf, a teacher and Tsam by tribe, is the son of retired Rev. Musa Magaji who resides at Kibori in Zamandabo ward of the local government. It is close to Zangon Kataf town. “It was from there that Yusuf...
Police Allegedly Push 80-year-old to Death in Anambra
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Police Allegedly Push 80-year-old to Death in Anambra

An 80-year-old woman was allegedly push to death by the Police in Agulu community in Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State on Wednesday. The incident was said to have happened when the Police officers were pushed the 80-year-old woman while attempting to arrest her, Channels TV reported. According to family members, on Wednesday morning, the policemen stormed the family’s compound early o arrest the deceased grandson for cult related matters. The old woman was reportedly begging the Police officers to leave her grandson, who is a sickle cell patient when she was allegedly shoved aside by the officers and she fell to her death. President-General of Agulu People’s Assembly, Anene Orakwelu reacting to the news said the State Police Command will open an investigation i...
Lady Survives on Own Faeces, Toilet Water after Employer Beat up and Lock her in Toilet for 6 Days for allegedly Stealing Phone
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Lady Survives on Own Faeces, Toilet Water after Employer Beat up and Lock her in Toilet for 6 Days for allegedly Stealing Phone

A lady who was allegedly beaten and locked up inside a toilet for 6 days by her employer who accused her of stealing a phone, is said to have survived from eating her faeces and drinking toilet water because she was not given food. Igala Alan Shore who is currently seeking justice for the lady recounted the incident on his social media page while also calling for help to ensure justice is served as he claims the lady was released on the 7th day and given N1000 to take care of herself. She is said to be in the hospital receiving health care and her wounds are currently infected and gangrenous. He wrote; Please who can introduce me to a senior official in NAPTIP who can ensure someone gets justice? A young lady was accused of stealing her employer’s phone, beaten badly then loc...
Police Arrest Man for Raping 40 Women in Kano
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Police Arrest Man for Raping 40 Women in Kano

The Kano State Police Command say they have arrested a man after 40 people were raped in one town over the period of a year. A mother in Dangora, Kano, caught the man in her children's bedroom, according to police spokesman Abdullahi Haruna. The man ran away but neighbours chased and caught him, he added. The man was arrested on Tuesday, June 9. The command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abdullahi Haruna confirmed this in a statement that reads: "Police on Tuesday arrested 32-year-old Muhammad Alfa in Kwanar Dangora, an outskirt of Kano. "During interrogation, the man confessed to have raped more than 40 female in a year, including girls, married women, as well as an 80-year-old." The police say the spate of rapes included an attack on children as young as 10 years old....
I Don’t Think I Will Get Justice – Obaseki On APC Screening
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I Don’t Think I Will Get Justice – Obaseki On APC Screening

Ahead of its June 22 governorship primary election in Edo state, the All Progressives Congress APC on Wednesday screened its six aspirants with the screening committee receivingsix petitions against the governor and one against Mr Mathew Iduoriyekemwe.The governor who came out of the screening room around 10 pm expressed misgivings at the operations of the committee, saying with Comrade Adams Oshiomhole dictating affairs of the party, he knows he cannot get justice. He said; “The last time I came here, I asked that Oshiomhole recuse himself from the process in the interest of peace and justice. But as a party man, I have had to go through the screening like everybody else. Since he is the judge and the jury in this matter, I will just wait for the outcome of the screening. I have gi...
Lockdown Escalated the Number of Rape Cases – Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen
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Lockdown Escalated the Number of Rape Cases – Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen

Pauline Tallen, Nigeria's Minister of Women Affairs, has attributed the spike in the number of rape cases to the lockdown. Tallen said this to state house correspondents on Wednesday, June 10 after the Federal Executive Council meeting where she brought up the rape pandemic in the country. She disclosed that an action plan which would involve the judiciary and the media, is being put in place to tackle the rape menace. “There has been an outcry against rape epidemic because of the lockdown. I know we have always had rape in this country but with the lockdown of people in homes because of COVID-19, women and children are locked down with their abusers. The number has escalated three times of what we had seen. There is no state with an exception. The number has reached alarming ...
Beyoncé Supports Black Lives Matter, Demands Justice For George Floyd
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Beyoncé Supports Black Lives Matter, Demands Justice For George Floyd

American Songstress Beyoncé is one of several celebrities using their social media platforms to demand change in the wake of Floyd’s death in Minneapolis last week, asking her fans to take action after Floyd’s death. The Grammy-winning artist, in a video posted on Instagram, said: “We’re broken and we’re disgusted,” she says in a video posted on Instagram. “We cannot normalize this pain. I’m not only speaking to people of color. If you’re white, black, brown and anything in between, I’m sure you feel hopeless by the racism going on in America right now.” She touched on how race and gender played a part in music corporations overlooking some talented candidates. She also opened up on the sexism in the music industry during YouTube’s “Dear Class of 2020” virtual graduation on Sa...
US Embassy Staff in Nigeria Take a Knee to Show Support for the Black Lives Matter protesters
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US Embassy Staff in Nigeria Take a Knee to Show Support for the Black Lives Matter protesters

The United States Embassy staff in Abuja, Nigeria, went on one knee on Monday to show support for the Black Lives Matter protesters who are demanding justice for George Floyd and other black victims of police brutality in the US. The embassy posted a photo of its staff going down on one knee and wrote: "Today at the Embassy, we joined together in 84 seconds of silence in solidarity with those at home and around the world protesting the murders of George Floyd & others. We sincerely hope that all of us will learn from this episode & use it as inspiration to create a better world."
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Pregnant Woman Raped and Murdered in Benin

Mrs Queen Igbinevbo, the wife of a politician, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo in Benin who was reportedly pregnant has been raped and murdered by unknown persons at her resident in the Edo state capital. According to report, Mrs Igbinevbo was attacked by the men who gained entrance into the home through the ceiling. A source who spoke to an online publication said the hoodlums were looking for her husband, Comrade Promise Igbinevbo, who is a Governorship Campaign Coordinator. However, when they couldn’t find him at home on May 20, 2020, they raped and murdered his wife. The body of the deceased was discovered by neighbours who were worried that they have not seen her in a while. A source said: “When we could not see Queen, I came to check if she was fine, because she lives al...
Waiting for a Rapist to get Rich before Speaking Out is an act of Gold Digging – Cubana Chief Priest
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Waiting for a Rapist to get Rich before Speaking Out is an act of Gold Digging – Cubana Chief Priest

Popular socialite, Cubana Chief Priest has reacted to the recent social media campaign which has seen many people including the rich and famous being called out for rape. In his Instagram post, the club manager stated that rape victims who wait for a rapist to get rich or famous before speaking out are gold digging. He also appealed to parents to teach their children how to speak up to ensure justice is served, because silence endangers others. Cubana Chief Priest wrote;   Waiting For A Rapist To Blow Or Get Rich Before Speaking Out Or Reporting To The Right Authorities Is An Act Of Gold Digging N Dragging, Parents We Have To Teach Our Children How To Speak Up Immediately It Helps Authorities In Proper Investigation To Get Justice Served, Why Did It Take You So Much Ti...
51-year-old woman Counters Nursing Mother’s Claim of Police Officer Assaulting her and her Baby
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51-year-old woman Counters Nursing Mother’s Claim of Police Officer Assaulting her and her Baby

A 51-year-old woman who was at the scene where a nursing mother claimed she was assaulted alongside her 3-months-old baby a SARS officer known as ''Idowu SARS'', has countered the new mum's story. Recall that the claim generated lots of controversy after Anthony Ojukwu, the Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission NHRC demanded for justice for the nursing mother and her child. Speaking to LIB, the woman identified simply as Funmi maintained that the policeman never pointed his gun at the nursing mother and her child. She said that the incident occurred at Oke Ado junction in Oyo state, following a traffic gridlock caused by the nursing mother and her husband who was driving on the wrong section of the road. She disclosed that the policeman stepped down f...
Thief Falls Asleep During Operation after Breaking into a TV Presenter’s House
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Thief Falls Asleep During Operation after Breaking into a TV Presenter’s House

A thief fell asleep in the middle of his operation after breaking into a TV presenter's house in Tanzania. Confirming the incident in an interview with East Africa Radio, ITV Zanzibar presenter, Farouk Karim said the thief entered his compound by scaling the fence. The journalist added that the thief stole shoes and clothes before setting his sights on the car's power windows. Recounting the incident, Farouk said he left home early in the morning for morning exercise only to receive a call that a thief was found at his home. When he returned home, he found the thief sleeping in his car.   Farouk said: "We found him deep asleep in the car with all he had stolen the previous night on his lap." The journalist said the thief was able to access the car as the d...
Busola Dakolo Gives Update on her Rape case Against Clergyman Biodun Fatoyinbo
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Busola Dakolo Gives Update on her Rape case Against Clergyman Biodun Fatoyinbo

Busola Dakolo, wife of singer, Timi Dakolo, has given an update on her rape case against clergyman, Biodun Fatoyinbo. Recall that in June 2019, she publicly accused the clergyman of violently raping her when she was a teenager and was worshipping in his church in Kwara state. She filed a suit against him but it was thrown out by the court. In an update posted this afternoon on her Instagram page, Busola shared a copy of the letter she received from the police stating they have completed investigations into the case and have forwarded the case file to the Director of Public Prosecution of the Federation (DPPP) for legal advice and further necessary action. She alleged the Ministry of Justice has since received the case file for Fatoyinbo's prosecution but has remained silent.  ...
Man Sentenced to Death for Raping two Year Old to Death in Kaduna
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Man Sentenced to Death for Raping two Year Old to Death in Kaduna

Justice Kabir Dabo of the Kaduna State High Court has sentenced one Usman Shehu Bashir, to death by hanging for raping a two-year-old girl to death. The case started on March 23 2015 and lasted over a period of five years. While delivering judgement on Wednesday June 3, Justice Dabo said Bashir had taken little Fatima to his room and for about 40 minutes, raped her which led to her death. The judge said the judgement of death by hanging was passed under section 221 of the penal code, Kaduna state law 1999 as amended. “The convict has confessionally confirmed the occurrence of the offence, as well, his written statements also confirmed. By these two confessional statements, the Court passed the judgement. On that fateful day, the convict took late Fatima to his room and for abo...
YBNL Boss, Olamide Reacts To Death Of Nigerian Reggae Legend, Majek Fashek
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YBNL Boss, Olamide Reacts To Death Of Nigerian Reggae Legend, Majek Fashek

Versatile Nigerian singe/rapper Olamide, has reacted to the death of Nigerian reggae legend, Majek Fashek. Majek Fashek, a veteran music icon celebrated in Nigerian and beyond reportedly passed on in New York after battling Cancer for years. Reacting to the sad news, Olamide took to his Instagram page to share a photo of the late Majek Fashek and penned a very short farewell message to the late veteran. See his post below;
‘Drag Me All You Want But I Started This Hashtag To Seek Justice For The Girls Rape And Murdered’ – Tiwa Savage Brags
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‘Drag Me All You Want But I Started This Hashtag To Seek Justice For The Girls Rape And Murdered’ – Tiwa Savage Brags

We can’t tell what prompted Tiwa Savage to make this statement but whatever it’s, she is taking pride in being the first person to start the ‘movement’ aimed at finding justice for the teenage girls who were murdered recently. Nigerians are demanding justice for an 18-year-old girl called Jennifer who was allegedly attacked and raped by a gang of five men in Kaduna and another 16-year-old high school student called Tina Ezekwe who was shot and killed after police opened fire at a bus stop in Lagos during a nighttime coronavirus curfew. The issues have sparked outrage all over Nigeria as people from all walks of life take to social media to force the government to bring the perpetrators to book without delay. Tiwa Savage stressed that she and other people who are passionate a...
George Floyd: I Suffered Racism in 2020 -Tyson Fury
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George Floyd: I Suffered Racism in 2020 -Tyson Fury

World heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury, has said that he suffered racism in 2020. According to the British boxer, he and his wife, Paris Fury, were turned away from a restaurant in the United Kingdom due to his Traveller heritage. Fury said this while reacting to the racial justice protests taking place around the world following the killing of 46-year-old black American, George Floyd by a US policeman. The 31-year-old told GMB on Wednesday: “I think it is a terrible thing that’s happened with the guy [George Floyd] who has been choked – unacceptable behaviour from any colour or race of people. “A lot of riots have been going on in America, and I think they are trying to make a point and let people know it is unacceptable. “Blackout should not just be...
DBanj Rape Accusation: Nigerians React to alleged 2018 rape
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DBanj Rape Accusation: Nigerians React to alleged 2018 rape

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the alleged 2018 rape of a lady by Dbanj. Earlier today, a Nigerian model scout, Benjamin Ese called out the musician and entrepreneur, accusing him of raping his friend 2 years ago. The accusation came immediately after the singer made a post on his Instagram page speaking against rape. The Koko Master joined the campaign against sexual violence and demanded justice for rape victims in an Instagram post. “#NoMeansNo We Need to Raise Our Sons right and Teach them to love and Respect Women .We Need Justice for Our GIRLS…Say NO to Rape, Racism, tribalism. Let us stop living in FEAR and HATE ,and start living in LOVE .???,” he had written. Benjamin then made a post saying the singer had no right to speak against rape, accused him of bei...
D’banj Accused of Rape: See Details of ALLEGED 2018 Rape
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D’banj Accused of Rape: See Details of ALLEGED 2018 Rape

Popular Nigerian singer, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, better known by his stage name D’banj, has been accused of rape by Otunba Benjamin Ese Action, who released details of the ALLEGED 2018 rape incident. Social media users have been left outraged with the prevalence of rape in Nigeria, as many celebrities and key figures called for a stop to it. Taking to Instagram, D’banj showed support to rape victims as he called for a stop to the menace while also calling for justice for every victim. He wrote; “#NoMeansNo We Need to Raise Our Sons right and Teach them to love and Respect Women .We Need Justice for Our GIRLS…Say NO to Rape, Racism, tribalism. Let us stop living in FEAR and HATE ,and start living in LOVE .???” Talent Manager and Model scouts, Otunba Benjamin Ese Action, th...
#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya
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#JusticeforDjEvolve: DJ Evolve Allegedly Shot Twice in the Neck by Politician in Kenya

Kenyans have taken to their social media page to call for justice for DJ Evolve who was allegedly shot twice in the neck by a politician, Babu Owino at the club using hashtag #JusticeforDjEvolve. The Kenyan DJ and performer Felix Orinda, popularly known as DJ Evolve, was allegedly shot in a club in January 16, 2020 after a misunderstanding with politician MP Paul Ongili aka Babu Owino, representing Embakasi East. According to reports, eye witnesses at the club claimed it all began with an argument between the DJ and the politician who teased each other about the size of their guns. Witnesses who were at the club said it all began with banter between the two, who teased each other about the size of their guns. It is not clear if DJ Evolve also had a gun or if gun was a euphemis...
Nigerian man Captured in Video Kissing Little Girl – says She is his sister
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Nigerian man Captured in Video Kissing Little Girl – says She is his sister

Just yesterday a video of a Nigerian man kissing a little girl surfaced on social media this has triggered a public outcry with many people calling for his arrest. The young man has however been identified as Adedeye Babatunde and he is a final year Botany Student in LASU. In the video which sparked outrage on social media, the man is seen asking the girl to kiss him but there was nothing innocent about the kiss on the man’s part. He took the girl’s lower lip between his and kept sucking on it. He did this several times. When he was done kissing the girl, he looked at the camera, licked his lips and winked. A man’s voice is also heard hailing him with the words, “Ahhh. On top your matter.” However, some people opined that the man could be the girl’s father. Well, contrar...
George Floyd: UEFA Reveals what’ll Happen to any Player Demanding Justice for Late American
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George Floyd: UEFA Reveals what’ll Happen to any Player Demanding Justice for Late American

UEFA President, Aleksander Ceferin, has revealed what will happen to any player demanding justice for George Floyd, an American, during matches in UEFA’s competitions. Floyd, 46, died on May 25, 2020, at the hands of a White police officer in Minneapolis. DAILY POST recalls that football players, including Dortmund winger, Jadon Sancho, used last weekend matches in the Bundesliga to reveal messages expressing solidarity with Floyd. “Football is a sport which encourages tolerance, inclusion and justice,” Ceferin was quoted by Daily Star as saying. “These are the same values being espoused by those showing solidarity to George Floyd. “If a player in our competitions were to display a message or act symbolically to ask for equality for human beings the...
Justice for Barakat Trends as 18-year-old is Raped and Murdered at home in Ibadan
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Justice for Barakat Trends as 18-year-old is Raped and Murdered at home in Ibadan

A young woman was raped and murdered on Monday night, June 1, in her home in Ibadan and Twitter users are calling for justice for her. #JusticeForBarakat began trending this morning on Twitter following the rape and murder of Barakat Bello in Akinyele, Ibadan. Barakat was a Science Laboratory Technology ND1 student of the Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology Moore Plantation in Apata Ibadan, Oyo. Below are tweets calling for justice.  
Tinubu Pose With A Placard, Demands Justice For Uwa, Tina And Jennifer
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Tinubu Pose With A Placard, Demands Justice For Uwa, Tina And Jennifer

Asiwaju Ahmed bola tinubu, leader of Apc demands justice for tina uwa Jeniifer For far too long women and young girls in our nation have suffered the pain, hurt and stigma of gender-based violence and abuse. Too many have been hurt, intimidated and bullied. Too many have died. Such violence is inexcusable. There is nothing that can defend this wrongdoing.
I can’t Give Birth in Society Like this – Regina Daniels
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I can’t Give Birth in Society Like this – Regina Daniels

Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels, has stated that she does not want to give birth to her child in a society filled police brutality and sexual violence. The actress made the statement on Tuesday in her tribute to Tina Ezekwe, the 16-year-old girl who shot by a policeman in Lagos and Vera Omozuwa, who was raped and killed in a Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Benin City, the Edo State capital. She wrote on Instagram, These past few days have been extremely saddening and depressing around the world .Police brutality and rape ? ??? ?? My heart is heavy beyond words , I don’t want to birth my child in a society like this …TINA EZEKWE and UWA OMOZOWA are the recent victims to the inhumanity! Will they be the last ? The same men that are supposed to protect us are out...
Newly Appointed Aide to Ondo Governor, Ngozi, Suggests Solution to Rape
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Newly Appointed Aide to Ondo Governor, Ngozi, Suggests Solution to Rape

Miss Ngozi Ugochi-Ugo, the newly appointed aide to Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has suggested that girls should learn Taekwando to tackle potential rapists. She said it will help them to defend themselves in case of any attack. Ngozi made the statement while reacting to the killing of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level student of the University of Benin, by her rapists inside the church where she was reading. She wrote: “Unfortunately, this case is just one out of many other cases of rape in Nigeria. Uwa was not in a bar or walking down the street wearing a short skirt (one of the many myopic justifications we give for rape occurrence) she was in the church, reading”, Ngozi wrote.   “If someone like Uwa can be raped and murdered inside a church building t...
Former Exxon Mobil Engineer  Sentenced to 15 years Imprisonment for Raping his tenant’s 14-year-old Niece
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Former Exxon Mobil Engineer Sentenced to 15 years Imprisonment for Raping his tenant’s 14-year-old Niece

A Lagos High Court sitting in Igbosere sentenced a former Exxon Mobil engineer to 15 years imprisonment today, June 1, 2020. James Onuoha was sentenced to 15 years jail term without an option of fine after he was found guilty of raping his tenant’s niece, who was 14 years old at the time. The incident happened on January 4, 2016, and caused outrage at the time, with a number of celebrities lending their voice to call for justice.     At the last adjourned date, on January 14, 2020, the court adjourned the case until March 25, for judgment, after the parties adopted their final written addresses. However, the judgment could not be delivered on March 25 due to lockdown resulting from the COVID- 19 pandemic. At the resumed hearing of the matter, Justice ...
Pastor Adeboye reacts to alleged rape, murder of UNIBEN student inside RCCG church
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Pastor Adeboye reacts to alleged rape, murder of UNIBEN student inside RCCG church

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), has reacted to the alleged rape and murder of Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100-level Microbiology student of University of Benin, UNIBEN. It was learnt that Uwaila, who was a 100-level Microbiology student of UNIBEN, was allegedly raped and killed by some unknown persons while reading in a Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, in Benin City. Her death has since stirred reactions from Nigerians on social media seeking justice for her. Reacting, Adeboye on his verified Twitter page commiserated with the family of Uwa even as he called for calm. He condemned the act, adding that the church has began investigation into the case and would cooperate with the Nigeria Police to get justice for the vic...