HURIWA To DSS, Police – It’s Unconstitutional To Block Peaceful Protests

HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) is throwing her weight behind series of protests by Nigerian citizens from different parts of Northern Nigeria. HURIWA expresses her solidarity and absolute…

DSS, police seal Kano press centre over planned protest

Operatives of the Department of Security Service (DSS), the Police and other security agencies on Wednesday sealed off the Kano Secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ (Press Centre).…

Kidnappers release 10 out of 13 abducted Zaria LG staff

The Police Command in Kaduna has confirmed the release of 10 out of the 13 abducted staff of the Zaria Local Government, Kaduna State. ASP Mohammed Jalige, Police Public Relations…

OKADA OPERATORS GO HEYWIRE, KILL A COP

Okada riders went on rampage on Thursday evening around Ajao Estate on Airport Road in Lagos, shooting a policeman dead and injuring others. The okada riders also vandalised a police…

Nigeria’s tech community launches a campaign against alleged police harassment

The tech community in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, is fighting back against what its leaders say is alleged police harassment and extortion of tech workers. The campaign, titled #StopRobbingUs,…

2019 ELECTION: Police, IPOB clash in Imo

Three persons were reportedly shot dead on Monday when policemen and members of the Indigenous People of Biafra clashed in Owerri, the Imo State capital. A police source said that…

Produce Alison-Madueke within 72 hours: Court to EFCC, DSS, Police

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), police, Department of State Services (DSS) and all other security agencies has been ordered by Justice Valentine Ashi of the Federal Capital Territory…