Lekki Shooting: CNN is Nigeria’s newest face of foreign destabilisation, coalition says

Following its controversial report on the Lekki toll gate shooting in Lagos on October 20, Cable News Network (CNN) has been branded as the newest face of foreign destabilisation in Nigeria  According to the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM), the American-based news television channsl  has elevated the agenda of the divisive and destructive forces tirelessly working in conspiracy with foreign forces against the country.  Comrade Samuel Daluba speaking at a press conference, on Friday, in Abuja said the group is not surprised as it previously forecasted that some forces are in connivance with a few…

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Lekki Shooting: CNN desperate to justify past errors with fallacious report — Nigerians in Diaspora

The Nigerians in Diaspora Monitoring Group (NDMG) has faulted Cable News Network (CNN) over its report on the Lekki shooting in Lagos State, adding that the American television station is desperate to restore its already lost credibility.  According to the Nigerians in Diaspora, CNN is under pressure to salvage whatever is left of its diminishing image and perceives the EndSARS protest in Nigeria as its final shot at redemption.  The Nigerians in Diaspora Monitoring Group said there is no originality in the piece as it followed a pre-existing script aimed at indicting the…

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CNN And The Soul Of Nigeria

By David Onmeje The recent video released by the Cable News Network (CNN) got me thinking about what we are up against in Nigeria. As I patiently listened to the narrative in the video and the accompanying pictures I was speechless for two reasons; one is the fact that the videos used by the CNN were not any different from what has been in circulation in Nigeria for over a month. Secondly, the CNN relied upon the testimonies of a segment that were part of the protest that had failed…

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#EndSARS: Inter-Faith clerics call for God’s wrath upon those plotting Nigeria’s fall

The National Inter-Religious Organizations for Peace (NIFROP) has declared “God’s wrath” upon the enemies of Nigeria plotting the nation’s fall.   The inter-faith clerics said the principalities and powers that have ganged up against Nigeria through the EndSARS protests shall be put to shame.  NIFROP’s Coordinator, Bishop Sunday Garuba, made the declarations on Friday at the ongoing 21 days Inter-Faith prayers for Nigeria by the Unity Church and Unity Mosque.  According to the Bishop, NIFROP is  fulfilling a divine mandate to ensure Nigeria experiences peace and prosperity in all spheres of lives. …

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Gov Ayade’s Aide Bags Award Of Excellence Leadership In Public Service

The Special Assistant to Cross River State Governor, Sir Ben Ayade on Investment Promotion, Barr Patience Obim has bagged an award of Excellence Leadership in Public Service. The awards tagged African Goodwill Ambassador Awards 2020 took place at the Ladi Kwali Hall, Sheraton Hotel, Abuja. It was organised by the International Goodwill Ambassador Club. In her acceptance speech, the Special Assistant thanked the organizers of the event for the honour done her with a resolve to continue to commit to excellence in leadership in all ramifications. While giving all glory…

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