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BREAKING: IGP scraps SARS

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has announced the dissolution of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS). He made the announcement around 1.30 pm at the Force Headquarters in Abuja. He said the police unit is dissolved across all formations, the 36 state commands, and the Federal Capital Territory. …

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Universities resumption announcement not our business – ASUU

The closure of Nigerian Universities by the federal government for some months was not just as a result of the effects of globally ravaging Covid-19 pandemic, but the 23th March 2020 industrial dispute declared by the Academic Staff Union of Universities which coincided with pandemic effects, hence the closure of …

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Fayose, others attacked at Ondo PDP rally-Makinde fingered

Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Governor of Oyo State, Engr Seyi Makinde, and former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Bode George, of masterminding the assault on him at the party’s campaign rally for the Ondo State governorship election …

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#EndSARS protest turns bloody as Police officer shot dead in Delta

There was heightened tension on Thursday, in the Otovwodo axis of Ughelli North local government area of Delta State, following the killing of a Police officer during the #ENDSARS protest. The incident led to other destruction as several windscreens of cars were broken. According to an eyewitnesses at the scene, …

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Ondo Poll: Group Asks INEC Not To Disappoint Voters

The pro-democracy group, Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) not to disappoint the people of Ondo in Saturday’s governorship election in the state. Addressing reporters at a briefing in Akure on Thursday, CDD Director, Idayat Hassan, believes this will enable the …

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Minister gives conditions for N-Power beneficiaries to be paid

The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has directed Batches A and B beneficiaries of the N-Power programme, who were earlier omitted from payment of their stipends, to report to their various state Focal Persons for verification and re-validation. In a statement made available to Grassroots Publishers online …

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Full Details Of Latest Directives Issued To SARS Operatives By Inspector-General Of Police …These directives include the ban on searching of phones and illegal harassment, extortion and arrest of Nigerians

The guidelines personally signed by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, directed SARS (federal and state), Intelligence Response Team, Special Tactical Squad, State Anti-Kidnapping Unit and other special units to abide by the new directives or risk dismissal. The IGP stated that no part of the police laws or international …

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