Police inspector faces trial for brutalising photojournalist, Ikeja electric suspends new electricity tariff
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Chinese Loans: Amaechi maintains clauses are international standard, Global deaths now over 700,000 and more
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RevolutionNow: How security operatives clampdown disrupts Lagos, Abuja, other protests
Earlier today, in Abuja and some parts of Nigeria, protesters converged to commemorate the first anniversary of the #RevolutionNow protests that saw a cross-section of Nigerians demanding better governance from the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari on 5 August 2019. This did not go down well with the security agencies who descend on protesters in an effort to stop the protest.
Crowded buses, rowdy ATM points on first day of lockdown ease in Lagos, South Africa starts coronavirus trial and more
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Social Media Bill: Not in protection of Nigerians but those in power, says Sowore
Convener of the #RevolutionNow campaign and Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoleye Sowore has rejected the Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill popularly known as the Hate Speech /Social Media Bill.
Court reviews Sowore's bail conditions
The Federal High Court on Monday in Abuja revied reviewed the bail conditions granted to the detained convener of RevolutionNow protest and publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, in his alleged treasonable felony charges.The presiding judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu in her verdict waived the earlier stipulations that said Sowore should deposit N50m as a security deposit. She also reduced the amount attached to co-defendant Olawale Bakare’s bail to N20 million.