Daily Archives: November 1, 2020

Takeaways from #ENDSARS

Emeka OMEIHE   THE ENDSARS protests have come and gone. But they ended on a very sad note given events that trailed their closure albeit, abruptly. First was the forceful dispersal and killing of some of the peaceful protesters at the Lekki tollgate in Lagos by men in military uniform …

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Looters and fiends

Kayode Robert Idowu   EVER since they stepped into the frame of the #EndSars protests, hoodlums defaced the protests and made the entire venture deeply galling – not just for government, but also law-abiding Nigerians. From a largely civil composure of peaceful protests by youths to end police brutality, hoodlums …

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Lagos govt pays N1.3bn to another set of retirees

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu The Lagos State Government has paid, more than N1 billion into the Retirement Savings Account (RSA’s) of 246 retirees in the state’s public service for October. Mr Babalola Obilana, Director General, Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), made the disclosure in a statement on Sunday in Lagos. “A …

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