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Junaid Mohammed’s Echo Chamber and the Amotekun Civil War - Reno Omokri
Junaid Mohammed’s Echo Chamber and the A...

Junaid Mohammed’s Echo Chamber and the Amotekun Civil War – Reno Omok...

Recently, the firebrand ex Second Republic member of the House of Representatives, Dr. Junaid Mohammed, warned or threatened that Nigeria may experience another civil war if the Western Nigeria Security Network, better known as Amotekun, is allowed to go ahead. His exact words were as... read more »

Opinion: The Public Discourse Over Amotekun - Bola Ahmed Tinubu
Opinion: The Public Discourse Over Amote...

Opinion: The Public Discourse Over Amotekun – Bola Ahmed Tinubu

This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents. This is a matter of serious concern entitled to sober thought. However, it has been turned into a political... read more »

Opinion: Àmọ̀tẹ́kùn As a Game Changer For 2023 by Reno Omokri
Opinion: Àmọ̀tẹ́kùn As a Game Changer Fo...

Opinion: Àmọ̀tẹ́kùn As a Game Changer For 2023 by Reno Omokri

A lot has been written about the introduction of the region wide security outfit for the Southwest, known as Àmọ̀tẹ́kùn. Much of it is built around emotions. And as my readers may have noticed, I am not a NICE man. I am a WISE man. I deal with facts. I do not deal in emotions. Nnamdi Kanu is... read more »

Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unchecked Foreign Nationals into the State
Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unc...

Lagos Assembly Worries over Entry of Unchecked Foreign Nationals into the S...

Lagos State House of Assembly has expressed dissatisfaction over the unchecked migration of foreign nationals into the State, expressing security concern and the need to arrest the situation immediately. Hon. Agunbiade reiterated that recently vehicles used to convey cows to Lagos are now utilized... read more »

Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians
Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attac...

Lagos Assembly Condemns Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians

Lagos  State House  of Assembly on Thursday condemned in strong terms the xenophobic attacks by South Africans on Nigerians living in their country. The condemnation is sequel to a motion moved by Hon. Tunde Braimoh under Matters of Urgent Public Importance. Hon Braimoh had drawn the attention... read more »

Lagos State Donates Patrol Vehicles, Motorbikes to Security Operatives

Lagos State Donates Patrol Vehicles, Motorbikes to Security Operatives

… creating a security trust fund has worked well for the State, says Sanwo-Olu Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has re-stated his administration’s commitment... read more »

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Reprisal Attacks

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigerian Senator Cautions Citizens Against Reprisal Attacks

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Diaspora, Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Society Organisations, Senator (Dr.) Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru has cautioned Nigerians against reprisal... read more »

Xenophobic Attacks: AYDEC Calls for Swift Diplomatic Redress from African Leaders

Xenophobic Attacks: AYDEC Calls for Swift Diplomatic Redress from African Leaders

African Youth for Development Commission (AYDEC) on Tuesday called on the United Nations, African Union Commission, Diplomatic Peace Organization, African Leaders and especially the... read more »

Ondo State Officially Bans Okada Riders on Ore Expressway

Ondo State Officially Bans Okada Riders on Ore Expressway

The Ondo State Government on Thursday officially ban the operations of commercial motorcycles, popularly called `Okada’ on the Ore Expressway following the frequent incidences of crimes... read more »

Abiodun Tasks Traditional Rulers on Security

Abiodun Tasks Traditional Rulers on Security

….be careful of how you treat traditional rulers – Olu of Ilaro tells Politicians The Ogun State Governor,  Prince Dapo Abiodun on Friday tasked traditional rulers to ensure peace and... read more »