Tag: human rights activist

Breaking: Yinka Odumakin, renowned human rights activist, is dead

Yinka Odumakin, a human rights activist who was spokesman of Afenifere, Pan-Yoruba sociocultural group, is dead according to Daily Trust Newspaper reports. Details of his death are still sketchy but a source told Daily Trust that he died from COVID-19 complications. Odumakin played a key role in the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO)[Read More…]

Aisha Yesufu backs Ezekwesili’s call for medical probe on Buhari

Human rights activist, Aisha Yesufu has backed Oby Ezekwesili’s call for a mental and physical assessment of President Muhammadu Buhari by an independent panel.  Oby Ezekwesili, a former Minister of Education had on Sunday urged Nigerians to demand a probe into President Muhammadu Buhari’s mental and physical capability to carry[Read More…]

#EndSARS: Pro-government “Activist,” Mr Kenechuku Okeke, asks Judicial panel to summon CNN

A pro- Nigerian Government self a-claimed human rights activist, Kenechuku Okeke, on Monday asked the Lagos state judicial panel to summon CNN for questioning over its investigative report on the Lekki shootings.  The Abuja based lawyer had earlier filed a criminal complaint before a Chief Magistrate’s court in Abuja against[Read More…]