Tuesday, October 27

Tag: #ENDSARS

LIVE: Oba of lagos palace on fire, staff of office stolen (videos)
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LIVE: Oba of lagos palace on fire, staff of office stolen (videos)

The oba of Lagos palace has reportedly been set on fire and the staff of office stolen by #endsars protesters alongside several properties. In the video which was posted on Twitter, Oba of Lagos Staff of office known as Opa Ase (in Yoruba language) was carried by the angry mob. Some military officers who were present at the scene of the incident, did nothing during the looting. "I just heard that unknown forces have now transported the Oba Of Lagos traditional Staff of Office our of his palace in an invasion that was totally out of our control." A source told Gistvic. https://twitter.com/farouq_yahaya/status/1318884071410466817   The Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu, has reportedly been rescued during the serious invasion. The #endsars protest has taken a different dimensio...
LIVE: Mushin Police DPO Gbakoje shoots #endsars protesters, 13 dead
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LIVE: Mushin Police DPO Gbakoje shoots #endsars protesters, 13 dead

CSP Ayodele Arogbo aka Gbakoje, the DPO of Olosan Police in Mushin is reportedly shooting at #endsars protesters -- 13 people have been confirmed dead. https://twitter.com/Mushin_breed/status/1318545860993687554   The  Police DPO is allegedly a known killer in the mushin area of Lagos State. In different videos which was shared online, DPO Gbakoje and his team were seen shooting at the protesters. "CSP Ayodele Arogbo aka Gbakoje, the DPO of Olosan Police Station should be held accountable for the lives that were lost in Mushin today. 6 and counting Nigerian lives gone just like that to trigger happy police officers under his command #EndSARS." A twitter user said. https://twitter.com/BalqeesJubril/status/1318559782777794560 "People need to talk about Mushin abeg. Aft...
I was paid 500 naira to attack #endsars protesters – Thug (video)
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I was paid 500 naira to attack #endsars protesters – Thug (video)

A thug who was caught by #endsars protesters, recounts how he was paid the sum of 500 naira to disrupt and attack the protesters. In the video which was posted on Twitter, The hoodlum who spoke in Hausa confessed that they were paid N500 to attack people. The situation reportedly happened in Jos, the Plateau State capital today. The video is currently trending on Twitter as Nigerians call for the intervention of the authorities. "It's only poverty and illiteracy that will make someone accept 500 naira to ambush and attack peaceful protesters." A twitter user wrote. https://twitter.com/Moyo_VIP/status/1318529489144565760 "They were actually paying people 500 NAIRA to attack protesters? 500?! If that doesn’t show you that our people are suffering then I don’t know what will." Ano...
Anthony onome: #Endsars protester stabbed by thugs in Abuja (Video)
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Anthony onome: #Endsars protester stabbed by thugs in Abuja (Video)

A Nigerian man known as Anthony Onome Unuode was reportedly stabbed by thugs on Saturday in Abuja during #endsars peaceful protest. He died on Sunday October 18. In a video which was shared online, Anthony onuode was in a pool of bl -o-od after he was stabbed by the hoodlums in Kubwa, Abuja. "Another life lost yesterday, RIP Anthony Onome, History will never forget you as a true hero. Just what is this government doing? Waiting for all its citizens to die first?Why does it look like we are demanding for heaven and earth? " A twitter user wrote. https://twitter.com/topeaIabi01/status/1318038824161857536 Nigerians went on Social media to mourn the death of the young man. See reactions below: https://twitter.com/SEzekwesili/status/1317933632435216384 https://twitter.com/IamMayo...
Soro soke 247 – What Is The #endsars Online Radio About?
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Soro soke 247 – What Is The #endsars Online Radio About?

#Endsars protesters have unveiled a new online radio station known as "soro soke 247" -- This is coming amid the trending slang "Soro soke werey". The radio station was created to monitor the protest against police brutality and illegal extortion and arrest. "24/7 update on all things protest. We are for a better nation powered by value for life and good governance.” The Twitter handle of the station, @Sorosoke247 reads. https://twitter.com/beloved9ty/status/1318119030478221313 "Soro Soke", a yoruba word which means "speak up" has become one of the most used word amid the #EndSARS protest. Stay Tuned For More UPDATES @ GISTVIC.COM  
SARS officer accidentally shoot colleague at #endsars protest
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SARS officer accidentally shoot colleague at #endsars protest

An unidentified Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) officer has allegedly shot his colleague during a #endsars protest -- reports said it was a mistake. "SARS wanted to shoot at protesters ended up shooting their own colleague will his intestines came out.. Graphic details & picture but very soothing" A twitter user wrote.  https://twitter.com/Yemihazan/status/1315679284019818498 The death of the sars officer was alleged to be the cause of more shootings by the Police officers. "He's was rushed to the hospital by his partners he wasn't dead when they drove off the left in a Nissan Pathfinder, the officer was wearing a t-shirt that had red, black and white strips." A witness told Gistvic. "They had shot and had finished shooting when they discovered they had shot their own ...
2 Female #endsars protesters arrested in Ojueleba, Beaten to pulp
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2 Female #endsars protesters arrested in Ojueleba, Beaten to pulp

Two female #Endsars protesters have reportedly been arrested in Ojueleba area of Lagos. https://twitter.com/iam_opeyinka/status/1315643050362892291 In the video which was shared on Twitter, The ladies were dragged by some policemen before they were seriously beaten. The brother of one of the ladies cried for help on Twitter -- said his sister was arrested at Ojueleba barracks, Area C. "Somebody please help me with that lady’s handle that’s releasing protesters. THEY JUST TOOK MY SISTER. Ojueleba barracks -Area C." He wrote. He added; "The girl in the black cap is my sister please help!!!!".  
LIVE: Another #Endsars protester shot dead in surulere
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LIVE: Another #Endsars protester shot dead in surulere

Another #endsars protester has been shot dead during a peaceful protest in Surulere. https://twitter.com/MrBruceIV/status/1315637605762039809 The man was reportedly shot at Shitta Roundabout in surulere. The protest against The Special Anti-Robbery Squad (Sars) is still intense as angry Nigerians troup out in masses -- #SARSMUSTEND #SarsMustGo and #SARMUSTENDNOW trends nationwide on Twitter.
Jimoh Isiaq father in tears after death of son in Ogbomosho
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Jimoh Isiaq father in tears after death of son in Ogbomosho

The father of the slain #Endsars protester, Jimoh Isiaq, broke down in tears after the death news of his son. Jimoh Isiaq of Ogiri Compound, Ita Alasa, Ogbomoso was shot dead on Saturday October 10th during the ENDSARS protest in Ogbomoso. https://twitter.com/billilee_/status/1315029276480212997 "Please take it in", Some women consoled Jimoh Isiaq father while he cried uncontrollably. This man is a driver, he was out to work all day, he came home and got a call that his son Jimoh has been shot by the police. A resident told gistvic.
Jimoh Isiaq: #EndSARS protester shot dead and buried in Ogbomosho
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Jimoh Isiaq: #EndSARS protester shot dead and buried in Ogbomosho

#EndSARS protester, Jimoh Isiaq has been shot to dead in Ogbomosho. https://twitter.com/EiENigeria/status/1314978612777562113 The peaceful protester Jimoh Isiaq of Ogiri Compound, Ita Alasa, Ogbomoso was shot dead on Saturday October 10th during the ENDSARS protest in Ogbomoso. Jimoh Isiaq before his death in Ogbomoso. He died at Bowen University Teaching Hospital, Ogbomoso yesterday. Jimoh was said to be standing by and watching the protesters when a bullet allegedly fired by a police officer hit him. https://twitter.com/IamReminisce/status/1314999189152161794 He was buried according to Islamic injunction. Some other five other persons who sustained injuries were taken to hospital for treatment.
Police to Investigate Officer Obioma O. Obi for assaulting and pulling a gun on End SARS protester
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Police to Investigate Officer Obioma O. Obi for assaulting and pulling a gun on End SARS protester

The Nigerian Police have swift into action to investigate a DPO named Obioma O. Obi, who punched and pulled a loaded gun on an #ENDSARS protester. The assault happened in Owerri during a peaceful protest. The video is going viral as Nigerians call for the arrest of the police officer. "Just look at the animals ‘protecting’ us. Obioma O. Obi assaulted peaceful protesters in Owerri on camera and even loaded his pistol & threatened to shoot. Imagine what he will do behind cameras." @YinkaPost said on Twitter. https://twitter.com/PoliceNG_CRU/status/1314187526031265800 While responding to the assault, The Nigerian Police said the situation is under investigation. "Your complaint is hereby acknowledged and investigation has been initiated. Your tracking number is #CRU617868, ...
Outrage as Police DPO punches #ENDSARS protester
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Outrage as Police DPO punches #ENDSARS protester

There was a drama during the #ENDSARS protest after the DPO of police punched a protester. The act was reportedly performed by the police during a peaceful protest in Owerri. "Why did you blow me", The protester said while the DPO reached for his gun before he was stopped by his fellow police officers. https://twitter.com/VictorIsrael_/status/1314180366392070148 "Shoot me, Shoot", The protester shouted at the police officer, Obioma O. Obi. There is an ongoing protest in the country against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) over assault, illegal arrest, extortion among others. Some Nigerian celebrities, Falz, Tiwa Savage, Big Brother Naija Prince, Runtown, WurlD, DJ Spinall and others have joined the protest. The protesters demand the total disbandment of the Special A...
#ENDSARS: Youths protest against Sars Brutality in Lagos (Photos)
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#ENDSARS: Youths protest against Sars Brutality in Lagos (Photos)

Some angry youths troop out in masses to stage a peaceful protest against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The protesting youths gathered at Ikeja underbridge carrying different placards with various inscriptions lamenting police brutality and unlawful killings -- They also used the #LagosProtests and #ENDSARS. https://twitter.com/ayemojubar/status/1313787570158022661 The youths in a signed petition said despite several reforms announced by the Inspector General of Police, “cases of abuse of citizens by operatives of the Special Anit-Robbery Squad have increased without any steps taken by the high command of the Nigeria Police Force to address the fundamental problem of impunity of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad.” They demand the total disbandment of the Special A...