Lekki shooting: Between facts and fiction
The morning after the night when protesters at Lekki toll gate were supposedly massacred by the Nigerian Army, the BBC News hour programme interviewed Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu around 6am on whether he invited the army and who gave orders that unarmed protesters be shot.
#EndSARS: We went with live bullets to Lekki Tollgate, Army confesses
The Nigerian Army, yesterday, left everyone shell-shocked when it confessed to taking live rounds to the Lekki Tollgate on October 20, 2020 #EndSARS protest.
Unending search for balanced narrative over #EndSARS protest
The search for a balanced version of what happened at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos, on the night of October 20, 2020, in what many now tag the “Lekki Massacre” appears still far from over as diverse interest groups continue to push their respective agenda.
Suspected fake army officer in court over alleged impersonation in Osun
The police, on Wednesday, arraigned a 32-year-old suspected fake army officer, Wale Olutunji, before an Osogbo Magistrates ‘ Court over alleged impersonation.
Rtd General sues Nigerian Army over alleged compulsory retirement
Retired Brig.-Gen.Abubakar Sa’ad on Tuesday dragged the Nigerian Army before the National Industrial Court, Abuja, challenging his alleged compulsory retirement.
#EndSARS: We have not been petitioned over shootings at Lekki – Nigerian Army
The Nigerian Army has said that they have not received any formal petition over their alleged shooting of unarmed #EndSARS protesters at the Lekki Tollgate on Oct. 20.
Philip Walton rescue: Another lesson from America
Nigerian security institutions, particularly the Armed Forces should take time to imbibe remarkable lessons from the rescue operation successfully carried out the other day by the United States Special Forces on an American...
Shiites seek prosecution of Lekki toll plaza killers
The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) has urged prosecution of masterminds of the October 20, 2020 killing of peaceful protesters at the Lekki tollgate in Lagos. A statement issued by Abdullahi Muhammad Musa on behalf of the group’s Academic Forum expressed hope that the “probe would not follow the example of the Judicial Commission of…
Nigerian Army to conduct SSC, DSSC selection exam November 14
The Nigerian Army says the computer-based pre-selection examination for Short Service Combatant 47/2020 (SSC 47) and Direct Short Service Commission 26/2020 (DSSC 26) will hold on November 14 in 15 centres nationwide.
Troops eliminate 8 terrorists, rescue victims, recover arms in North East
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ”Operation Fire Ball” have eliminated eight terrorists of Boko Haram and Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) in recent encounters in the North East.