Tag: #EndSARS

Bernard DayoAugust 27, 2018

Anti-SARS activist Segun ‘Segalink’ Awosanya is either ignorant or a hypocrite, and we can’t tell which is worse

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 22, 2018

The Big 5: Dalung dares Presidency on NFF crisis; New minimum wage not feasible now – Ngige | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Federal Government has blamed the delay in the approval of ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 14, 2018

Ag. President, Osinbajo orders immediate overhaul and investigation of SARS

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to with immediate effect, overhaul the management ...

EzinneDecember 28, 2017

The Thread: “Polished” “Professionalism redefined” | This is the best Police unit in all Nigeria

As the #EndSARS chatter subsides on Twitter, someone decided to shine the spotlight on a little known yet immensely effective ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 21, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Ajimobi, Dino Melaye, Apostle Suleman… Look who else starred in the 10 worst videos of the year

Watch and cringe.   Apostle Suleman and wife make a love song General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, ...

EditorDecember 13, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Don’t reform SARS, scrap it!

Respite is yet to come the way of the Nigerian Police Force State Anti-Robbery Squad SARS unit as demands for ...

AzeezDecember 11, 2017

We demand outright scrapping of SARS | Protesters insist

Convener of the #EndSARS campaign, Segun Awosanya has said the group wants the squad to be scrapped and not reformed. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 9, 2017

#EndSARS: Police react to planned nationwide protest

The Nigerian Police Force has said they would not disrupt the planned nationwide protest by Nigerians as citizens have fundamental ...

EzinneDecember 6, 2017

The Thread: TwitterNG bands together in support of @segalink

Nigerians are adamant on proving to the government that they are no pushovers and they won’t be cowed by threats ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 6, 2017

“I wholeheartedly support Nigerians in the call for #EndSARS” – Governor Dankwambo

The Governor of Gombe, Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo has lent his support to the #EndSARS campaign. Background: The #EndSARS campaign began on social ...

EzinneDecember 6, 2017

The Thread: “They threatened to shoot us for laughing” | 7 Heartbreaking stories of SARS brutality

Five days after #EndSARS blew up on Twitter, the campaign is still trending and garnering public support. Yesterday, Senator Isah ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 6, 2017

#EndSARS: 4 things the Senate Committee should probe

by Alexander O. Onukwue   On Monday, the Senate asked its ad-hoc committee on Review of National Security Infrastructure to ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 5, 2017

The Late 5: Rochas Okorocha’s controversial appointment, Kiss Daniel’s legal battle and, other top stories

These are the top five stories that drove conversation today. The governor of Imo, Rochas Okorocha appointed his sister, Mrs ...

EditorDecember 5, 2017

YNaija Editorial: #EndSARS is a clear proof of the power of social media

There have been a number of studies on what it takes to make a social media post go viral. The ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 5, 2017

Isime Esene: Dear Inspector General, we want you to #EndSARS, not re-organise it

by Isime Esene   After days of social media outrage against the police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the Force high ...

EzinneDecember 4, 2017

The Thread: How SARS officials almost raped me

Twitter Nigeria is flooded with tales of SARS officials using the power of the gun to intimidate, terrorise and murder, ...

EzinneDecember 4, 2017

The Thread: “SARS is filled with cultists and armed robbers” | A police officer’s son reveals shady operations

What comes to mind when someone creates a new social media account at the height of a trending topic? You ...

EditorDecember 4, 2017

[The Activism Blog] #EndSARS: Listen to Nigerians and probe police brutality, Amnesty tells FG

The EndSARS campaign which started trending on the social media on Saturday December 2, 2017 has received the attention of ...

AzeezDecember 3, 2017

#EndSARS: They are doing very well | Police dismiss calls for proscription of SARS

The Nigeria Police Force has dismissed calls for the prescription of the Special Anti-robbery Squad (SARS). Background: Nigerians had taken ...

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