THE ADDRESS BUHARI COULD HAVE GIVEN By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Fellow Nigerians, This is a difficult time for our nation, but together we will prevail. On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020, in the Lekki area of Lagos, innocent Nigerians exercising their democratic right to protest were attacked by soldiers of the Nigerian Army. Some died. Many were injured. This terrible incidence has no place in our […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Saturday, 24 October 2020

GUARDIAN: US sees daily record of 80,000 new Covid-19 cases Uninsured businesses may not recover from Lagos lootings without compensation #EndSARS: Akeredolu lifts curfew as peace returns to Akure Water Resources Bill, derived from 4 existing Nigerian laws ‘ Minister Hoodlums loot Cross River COVID-19 palliative warehouse Biden pledges free Covid vaccine for ‘everyone’ in […]

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Delta Online Publishers Blame FG for hijack of #EndSARS peaceful protest , Condemn attacks on Media Houses

Delta Online Publishers Forum( DOPF) has sympathized with families who lost their love ones, and the injured persons in the ongoing #EndSARS protest rocking the country in the past two weeks. The Forum in a press statement signed by the chairman, Mr. Emmanuel Enebeli, and Secretary, Mr. Shedrack Onitsha, stated that the while the Forum […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Friday, 23 October 2020

GUARDIAN: China threatens retaliation over US-Taiwan arms sale Buhari calls for calm, silent on Lekki shooting Putin says he personally allowed Navalny to be treated in Germany ENDSARS: INEC postpones October 31 legislative bye-elections #EndSARS: Don’t turn South-West into war theatre, OPC cautions hoodlums Buhari to announce critical decisions in hours – NSA Snowden granted […]

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DÉJÀ VU – In Tragic Vein By Wole Soyinka

I arrived home from external commitments just over a week ago to an extraordinary homecoming gift. It took the form of a movement — sometimes angry, sometimes entrancing, poignant, sometimes strident, certainly robust in expectations but always moving, visionary and organized. That movement demanded an end to brutality from state security agencies, focusing on a […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Thursday, 22 October 2020

GUARDIAN: Florida Democrats told vote for Trump ‘or we will come after you Obama stumps for Biden in final stretch of White House race Guardiola bemoans gruelling schedule as sluggish Man City see off Porto Not an easy time’: Last-gasp Lukaku rescues Inter draw against ‘Gladbach Klopp hails spirit as Liverpool show they can cope […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Wednesday, 21 October 2020

PUNCH   Police shielding drunk policemen who shot my nephew dead Uncle of murdered Abia businessman APC, PDP bicker over governance in Osun PDP condemns massacre of young Nigerians in Lekki Political injustice responsible for protests, says Nwodo 2023 presidency: Ebonyi PDP threatens showdown with national exco Edo Reps tackle Obaseki, demand 14 Assembly members inauguration […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Tuesday, 20 October 2020

PUNCH: PTF warns against travelling to US, UK, France, others Awkuzu: Untold stories of SARS deadliest den 2023: Ohanaeze youths urge South-East govs to immediately join APC #EndSARS protests and absentee Minister of Interior Tinubu hails protesters, carpets hoodlums, pleads for cessation PDP, APC trade words over attack on Oyetola #EndSARS: The rise of Nigerian […]

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Nigerian Newspapers Headlines, Monday, 19 October 2020

GUARDIAN: Trump and Biden hit the trail in a charged election week Lekki protesters hand phone thief to police Catholic church, Adeboye’s son lead service at #EndSARS protest grounds How to reduce carnage and ensure safer vehicles on the roads Remembering Dele Giwa, Nigeria’s hero of journalism 34 years after Beyond SARS and epistemic disobedience […]

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