Group Commend Sanwo-Olu for Leadership shown in handling the ENDSARS protest

Acknowledging the impressive manner in which the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu responded and managed the recent ENDSARS protest and also his laudable strides to rebuilding Lagos following the destructions of properties that followed the protest, the Lagos Concern Group have commended the Governor for standing in for his people, giving them strong representation and ensuring that the State is further re-positioned on the path of growth and development after the event of the October 20, 2020. The group in a public statement signed by its Coordinator, Comrade Gbadamosi Lekan,”If…

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CCTV Footage has vindicated Nigerian Army of complicity in alleged Lekki massacre – Human Rights Lawyer

A human rights lawyer, Werigbelegha Zinaka has stated that the Nigerian Army has been vindicated of any wrong doing at the Lekki Tollgate incidence. He said this in an interaction with journalists on the sides at the ongoing hearing of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry and Restitution in Lagos. The human rights lawyer who serves as an attorney for the International Human Rights Association at the panel also stated that from the CCTV footage that was analyzed, it indeed vindicates the Nigerian Army of any wrongdoing. “The Judicial…

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Lekki, CNN and the dance of the spirits

By Dele Collins In African cosmology, and in communities where the practice of voodooism is predominant and worshipped, the dance of the spirits is dreaded. On the night spirits decide to stage their festival in the world of darkness, those who have wronged the gods or committed abominable acts in the community relish the whole day in drabby mood. The carnival of dance of the spirits spares no culprit. It has no empathy for those who have incurred her wrath. Therefore, the Lekki Toll Gate incident and its aftermath has…

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General Buratai, the Patriot

By Nkechi Odoma  When General Tukur Yusufu Buratai was appointed as the 20th Chief of Army Staff by the President and Commander in Chief of the Federal Republic of Nigeria on July 13th, 2015, the choice was hailed by all and sundry. This was because, in the history of the Nigerian Armed Forces, Buratai remains one of the most decorated officers ever to be elevated to that enviable position. This could be gleaned from the fact that the Chief of Army Staff had equipped himself well in anticipation of this onerous task.…

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