#JusticeforTina: Police Begins Disciplinary Measures

The Lagos Police Command has commenced disciplinary procedures against two officers indicted for partaking in the killing of Miss Tina Ezekwe within the Iyana-Oworo area of the metropolis. On the 29th May, 2020, the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu had ordered an in-depth investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of the 17-year-old lady. It was revealed that the conduct of the two police officers, ASP Theophilus Otobo and Inspector Oguntoba Olamigoke linked with the incident, fell short of professional standards. Having ascertained that its officers…

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#Justice4Tina: Police Begins Investigations

The Police on Friday ordered an investigation into the circumstances that led to the death of 17-year-old Tina Ezekwe. Tina was shot by a policeman on Tuesday and was rushed to a hospital where she eventually died on Thursday evening. On Friday, #JusticeForTina was a trending topic on Twitter. The Nigerian police have a well-documented history of extrajudicial killings. In a video posted by Oworo TV on Twitter, a female body is being dragged amid a screaming, hysterical crowd.

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Burnaboy Allegedly Arrested

According to the aggrieved neighbours, Burna Boy has become a nuisance in the neighbourhood. Nigerian music star Burna Boy has reportedly been arrested by the police after neigbours complained about noises coming from his house. A video has been circulating online which purportedly shows some of Burna Boy’s neighbours complaining about the music star. His father is also said to be arrested all though the report hasn’t been confirmed In the video, a supposed neighbour complains of the music star and compares him to Nigerian footballer Odion Ighalo who he…

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17 killed, two kidnapped in Kaduna communities

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Not less than 17 persons have been reported killed by gunmen in Gonan-Rogo village, Kufana District, Kajuru Local government Area of Kaduna state. In another development, armed men suspected to be kidnappers have abducted two persons during a night attack on Sabon-Jero village, New Millennium City, Chikun Local Government. The killings took place in the early hours of Tuesday, when fully armed bandits invaded Gonan-Rogo village, setting houses ablaze, while the villagers ran into the bush. President of the Adara Development Association (ADA), Mr. Awema Maisamari who confirmed the incident…

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