Nigeria to join Financial Action Task Force on money laundering, terrorism financing

Nigeria has indicated readiness to join the membership of the global Financial Action Task Force (FATF) on money laundering and terrorism financing. Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, made the disclosure to the intergovernmental Action Group Against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA). A statement on Saturday by his spokesman, Umar Gwandu, provided details […]

Nigeria to join Financial Action Task Force on money laundering, terrorism financing

End SARS: How police arrested, threatened to kill me – DAILY POST Osun reporter

Sikiru Obarayese, DAILY POST correspondent in Osun State, who was arrested on Wednesday while covering the EndSARS protest in Osogbo, the state capital has narrated his ordeals in the hands of the security personnel. The demonstrators chanted freedom songs as they walked from the Ita-Olokan area through Oja-Oba, Station road, Post Office, Oke-Fia and Old-Garage […]

End SARS: How police arrested, threatened to kill me – DAILY POST Osun reporter

Police arrest DAILY POST Osun reporter for covering End SARS protest

Sikiru Obarayese, DAILY POST correspondent in Osun State has been arrested for his presence at the EndSARS protest venue. Obarayese is to be charged to court despite identifying himself. However, Police Commissioner, Wale Olokode, said he heard about the situation and has directed the withdrawal of the case. Also worried about the development, the Police […]

Police arrest DAILY POST Osun reporter for covering End SARS protest

End SARS: Police, LNSC operatives brutalize Uber driver at Lekki tollgate

Police and Lagos Neighborhood Safety Corps (LNSC) operatives brutalized an Uber driver during the End SARS protest at the Lekki toll gate. The victim was wounded with blood on his face and arm. The citizen had his phone and a car key as he cried out against the use of force against him. Security agents […]

End SARS: Police, LNSC operatives brutalize Uber driver at Lekki tollgate

End SARS: Army, police killed 12 in Lekki, Alausa – Amnesty International

Amnesty International says one year after End SARS protests ended in a brutal crackdown by security forces, no one has been brought to justice for torture and killings. A statement on Wednesday lamented that human rights violations by the police persist in Nigeria. “An investigation by the organization found that Nigerian army and police killed […]

End SARS: Army, police killed 12 in Lekki, Alausa – Amnesty International

Lagos denies Sanwo-Olu ordered crackdown on End SARS protests

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu did not order a crackdown on End SARS protests, the state government insists. Information Commissioner, Gbenga Omotoso spoke on Wednesday in an interview with Arise News. Omotoso denied Sanwo-Olu stopped event centres from renting their facilities to organisers of programmes commemorating the October 20 anniversary. The commissioner disclosed that the governor actually […]

Lagos denies Sanwo-Olu ordered crackdown on End SARS protests

BREAKING: Police arrests EndSARS protesters in Lagos

The Police in Lagos State are arresting EndSARS protesters at the Lekki toll gate. One of them has been identified as Okechukwu Peter. His phone was seized. “Remember those that were killed last year”, he screamed as officers took him away. Another man dressed in a green and red Kangor outfit was thrown inside a […]

BREAKING: Police arrests EndSARS protesters in Lagos

War in Nigeria’s advertising industry as associations split over practice guidelines

The Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) has rejected the implementation of the new Advertising Industry Standard of Practice (AISOP) guidelines. On Monday, Heads of Ad agencies announced the new regulations in a joint statement. The signatories include the President, Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN), Steve Babaeko; President, Media Independent Practitioners Association of Nigeria […]

War in Nigeria’s advertising industry as associations split over practice guidelines

Nigeria’s presidency provides details as Buhari hosts Turkish President Erdogan

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to host President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey who arrives in Nigeria tonight. Erdogan will be in Africa’s most populous nation for a two-day official visit. The Turkish leader is accompanied by his wife and First Lady, Emine Erdogan. Presidential spokesman, Shehu Garba, in a statement Tuesday night said Erdogan […]

Nigeria’s presidency provides details as Buhari hosts Turkish President Erdogan

BREAKING: Police ban End SARS protest in Lagos

Lagos State Police Command has banned End SARS protests scheduled to hold in the state on Wednesday. The security agency said it never agreed to allow street protests in commemoration of October 20 anniversary of the demonstration, which cost many lives last year. Public Relations Officer, Adekunle Ajisebutu, in a statement on Tuesday, announced that […]

BREAKING: Police ban End SARS protest in Lagos

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