He has also worked on improving infrastructure in the state, including the construction of new roads and bridges.
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This is contained in a statement posted on Tuesday on RRS’ official Twitter handle monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria.
While the #ENDSARS protests flamed, murder of policemen, assault on them and police facilities provoked delirious jubilation and industrial-scale ill-will not just towards them, but their loved ones as well. These, I believe, remain latent and seep forcefully to the surface any time there is a report of police misconduct, which is often. It must be so tough to be a police officer in this era and I suspect that many of them would wish they were not, given the current climate of hate.
Presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, made this known on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’ breakfast programme.
The panel’s report was submitted in a brief ceremony at the Lagos State Government House, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos on Tuesday.
Sanwo-Olu said the State Government would not make an attempt to cover up the recommendations of the panel, whether it is in its favour or not. The Governor said the panel report would be helpful in strengthening true reconciliation and preventing recurrence of violence in the state.
They also arrested a journalist, Sikiru Obarayese, the Correspondent of Daily Post in Osogbo, at Old Garage.
This is despite a ban on protests in Lagos and the heavy presence of armed police personnel at the tollgate.
The activists behind the planned protests have stated that they will be having a car procession in honour of those believed to have lost their lives during the #EndSARS protests of October 2020.
DSP Funmilayo Odunlami, spokesperson of the Command, said this in a telephone interview on Monday in Okitipupa.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, made the disclosure on Thursday at the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting, saying that eight states had turned in their reports and that NEC looks forward to discussing them in full at its next meeting as more states are expected to make their submissions as well.
The Minister, who disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Abuja, pointed out that the work would last for several months.
Dorsey’s tweet, which was posted hours to the ongoing nationwide protests in Nigeria, has since attracted thousands of retweets.
But what does the ban mean, really? It means that about 40 million users in Nigeria who are mostly young people would be unable to access the service through local service providers.
He made the promise on Saturday while receiving delegation of the Police Wives Association of Nigeria (POWA) led by its President and Wife of the Inspector General of Police, Hajia Hajara Alkali, during a courtesy visit at the Lagos House, Marina.
OPC in a statement on Saturday by its Publicity Secretary, Barrister Yinka Oguntimehin, reacted to the statement credited to the former minister that the OPC was the same as the dreaded Boko Haram.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, CSP Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen on Saturday in Awka, said that the rifle was recovered from a 20-year-old suspect.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Buhari had on February 4 announced the nomination of three former Service Chiefs and the Chief of Defence Staff as non-career ambassadors-designate.
Anambra had reasons to protest. The state was, at some point, arguably the headquarters of police brutality, criminality and extortion in Nigeria. Hardly will you run into any Anambra resident who has not been victimised or at least know someone who has been victimized by errant police operatives.
About a decade after this incident, as I convened leaders from civil society on the aegis of Save Nigeria Group, I engaged some exceptionally brilliant young Nigerians, some of whom have now become some of the most influential young people in the country, contributing significantly to the cause of good governance.