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10 Jun 2019
Nigerian singer, Perruzzi has been trending on Twitter NG for all the wrong reasons. We earlier reported how he allegedly assaulted social media influencer, Adegoke Pamilerin and how Nigerians reacted to the issue. Now, Davido has tweeted an apology to Pamilerin on behalf of Perruzzi, in the heat of the moment. Rumour has it that…
14 Aug 2018
Yomi Shogunle, the Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) has become the focus of an infuriated musician, JohnNetworQ. The song titled, What is A Yomi, outrightly questions his identity. With lyrics such as “your IQ is embarrassing, no empathy, no questioning, the robbery goes on gallantly”, the song is sure to grab your attention. Yomi Shogunle…
27 Jul 2018
Yomi Shogunle, the Assistant Commissioner Of Police has come under fire for tweeting about the Special Anti-Robbery Squad #EndSARS campaign. Shogunle has always stated that he is a firm believer that videos surfacing on the internet about SARS are mere allegations against the Police institution. He has also restated that there must be a burden…
19 Jul 2018
Nigerian rapper, Michael Ugochukwu Stephens, known professionally as Ruggedman Wednesday slammed the assistant commissioner of Police, Yomi Shogunle, for allegedly misrepresenting his position on police brutality and perceived illegal activities of Nigerian Police's Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS). Shogunle had earlier shared a photo of Ruggedman with a SARS officer and claimed that Ruggedman, one of…
7 Jul 2018
If eventually created, state police will be prone to mismanagement and may become tools of vendetta in the hands of politicians, a top Nigerian police officer has warned. Yomi Shogunle, an assistant commissioner of police who heads the Nigerian Police's Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit, insisted that community policing would yield better results. "How many…
13 Jun 2018
The #EndSARS Campaign has been ongoing for some time with protests held in different parts of the country such as Lagos and Abuja. The campaign is an expression of citizen’s frustration without galvanised action. The issue of police brutality and criminality predate SARS has taken a toll as many Nigerian youths are harassed each day…
17 Apr 2018
The Nigerian police on Tuesday said that the possession of pepper spray is an offence. An Assistant Commissioner of Police and the head of Nigerian Police's Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU), Abayomi Shogunle, said this while replying to a tweet. A Nigerian twitter user Dolapo Pizzu (@DolapoPizzu) tweeted that she was arrested for being in…

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday swore in Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN). Justice Ariwoola of the Supreme Court on Monday took the oath of office as the acting CJN. Buhari administered the oath of office to Justice Ariwoola during a swearing-in ceremony held at the Council Chamber of the…
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has disowned a purported leaked document claiming it budgeted N6.5 trillion for vote-buying to ensure victory at the 2023 presidential election. Felix Morka, the APC National Publicity Secretary in a statement on Monday in Abuja, described the document as fake and the handiwork of mischief-makers. “The attention of the APC…
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A Malawi court on Monday sentenced a Catholic priest to 30 years and several other people to life in prison over the gruesome 2018 murder of a man with albinism. Judge Dorothy NyaKaunda Kamanga said Thomas Muhosha had planned to traffic 22-year-old MacDonald Masambuka's tissue. "The offence was motivated by the disability of the deceased,…
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An Ikeja High Court on Monday convicted a Lagos based lawyer, Stella Achebe and her company, Infinite Favour Nigeria Ltd., for issuing N10 million dud cheque to a man. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Justice Sodetan Ogunsanya found Achebe guilty as charged and deferred her sentencing until the defendant was produced. “It…