Tag: Brutality

NON-STOP KILLINGS: How Nigerian Security Agencies’ Impunity, Violent Police Brutality, Deadly Conducts Persist Despite October 2020’s Extraordinary #EndSARS Protests

NewsWireNGR’s Investigative journalist, Ridwan Yusuf spent 4 weeks digging into the dynamics that led to the phenomenal #EndSARS protests of 2020. He discovered that all the issues are still happening. People are still being brutalised by Nigerian security agencies. Young persons are continually harassed months after an event of such magnitude. Ridwan shows the connection,[Read More…]

IGP warns officers against use of force on #ENDSARS protesters

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has warned all Police Officers across the country against the use of force on peaceful #ENDSARS protesters demanding fundamental reforms in the policing system in Nigeria not just the disbandment of the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). NewsWireNGR recalls that Protesters in[Read More…]

Nigerian Police say those advocating for #EndSARS protests are trying to grow their online fan base

The Nigeria Police Force says many youths are using the #EndSARS protest to grow their fan base on social media. The Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, said this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Friday. He said, “I have seen some of those who are pushing for end SARS who[Read More…]

Atiku Devastated At The Frequency & Brutality Of Terrorist Attacks On Innocent People

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar also condemned the latest bomb blasts at the Kano Central Mosque. The former Vice President also condemned previous bomb blasts in Kontagora and Maiduguri. In a statement in Abuja by his media office, the former Vice President said he was devastated personally by the frequency[Read More…]

Nigerian Police Brutality, Photo Journalist Narrates Ordeal

The acts of terrorism in the north eastern part of Nigeria seemingly has gone beyond the military might of the Nigeria armed forces and other means have been pouring in to check the menace. However, it is certain that the lives and properties lost can never be recovered. However, it[Read More…]