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Latest Happening Breaking News Right Now In Nigeria. 5th August 2020

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have clamped down on residents who joined the #RevolutionNow protest in the state.The PUNCH gathered that no fewer than 20 of the protesters, including Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, were arrested.One of the protesters, Jamiu Towolawi, said the police also attacked members of the group around the Ikeja Along area, adding that 15 people are missing. The Department of State Services, on Wednesday, arrested Olawale Bakare and six other #RevolutionNow protesters wearing

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Latest Happening Breaking News Right Now In Nigeria. 5th August 2020

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Seven biggest News in Nigeria this morning, August 6, 2020

1. SERAP condemns arrest of #RevolutionNow protesters The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) on Wednesday condemned reported violent attacks and arrest of #RevolutionNow protesters in Abuja and other parts of the country. The organization, in a statement issued by its Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare, urged the Federal Government to end the use of excessive force against protesters and allow people to peacefully exercise their human rights. The Department of State Services (DSS) had

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Seven biggest News in Nigeria this morning, August 6, 2020

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Biggest News in Nigeria This Wednesday Afternoon, 5th of August, 2020.

1. RevolutionNow: DSS rearrests Bakare, three others  After one year, the Convener of RevolutionNow in Osun State, Olawale Bakare, has been rearrested by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS in Osogbo. Recall that in August 4, 2019, a human rights activist, pro-democracy campaigner, former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore staged a protest in Lagos, Abuja, Osun and other part of the country which led to his arrest and detention. Similarly, Bakare was also arrested in Osogbo and arraigned

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Biggest News in Nigeria This Wednesday Afternoon, 5th of August, 2020.

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Just in: Main News in Nigeria This evening wednesday, 5th August 2020

1. SERAP condemns arrest of #RevolutionNow protesters The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) on Wednesday condemned reported violent attacks and arrest of #RevolutionNow protesters in Abuja and other parts of the country. The organization, in a statement issued by its Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare, urged the Federal Government to end the use of excessive force against protesters and allow people to peacefully exercise their human rights. The Department of State Services (DSS) had

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Just in: Main News in Nigeria This evening wednesday, 5th August 2020

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See 30 Photos From The RevolutionNow Protest Across The Cities Of Nigeria

The RevolutionNow Protest is headed by the Sahara reporters publisher, Omoyele sowore, for better governance from the administration of President Mohammadu Buhari. Here are photos from the demonstration tagged national day of action: During the protest, some members of the RevolutionNow have been arrested by the Nigerian security forces RevolutionNow in Osun State, Olawale Bakare, has been rearrested by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS in Osogbo. Armed men are at a stand still in Abeokuta

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See 30 Photos From The RevolutionNow Protest Across The Cities Of Nigeria

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#RevolutionNow Protest: Can there ever be a revolution in Nigeria?

#RevolutionNow Protest: Can there ever be a revolution in Nigeria? Protesters under the auspices of #RevolutionNow trooped out in large number this morning, to condemn the current administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari. According to reports, the #RevolutionNow protest was disrupted in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). According to Sahara Reporters, over 40 protesters have been arrested by security personnel at the country’s capital. Olawale Bakare who is the leader of the #RevolutionNow movement

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#RevolutionNow Protest: Can there ever be a revolution in Nigeria?

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#RevolutionNow : Who Founded This Group, What They Want, And For How Long Are They Demonstrating

Security forces in Nigeria have arrested dozens of protesters in Abuja and Lagos during a march in the two cities on Wednesday, August 5. Leader of #RevolutionNow Omoyele Sowore (left) with his rival Olawale Bakare In Lagos, police dispersed members of the group who took to the streets in Ikeja, using tear gas. Also in Abuja, police have dispersed the protesters and arrested some members of the group, the bbc hausa reported. According to the media reports,demonstrations were also held in some major cities of

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#RevolutionNow : Who Founded This Group, What They Want, And For How Long Are They Demonstrating

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Major News In Nigeria Right Now, August 5th, 2020

BREAKING: Buhari, security agencies under fire. Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has condemned violent attacks on #RevolutionNow protesters in Abuja and other parts of Nigeria. It warned the government of President Muhammadu Buhari to end the use of excessive force against protesters, and allow citizens exercise their human rights. On Wednesday, the Department of State Service (DSS) arrested Olawale Bakare and some co-protesters wearing orange-coloured caps around Olaiya area of Osogbo,

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Major News In Nigeria Right Now, August 5th, 2020

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SSS Frees Three Arrested RevolutionNow Protesters, Detain Four Others

The Nigeria State Security Service has free three of the RevolutionNow protesters, been arrested on Wednesday during a Nationwide protest while destined four other comrades. Findings further revealed that, some of the comrades denied his bail includes Olawale Bakare, Abiodun Sanusi, and two others While Bakare, who is the co-defendant in the treason charge against the founder of the movement, Omoyele Sowore, released protesters to their parents on Thursday are Olowolafe Dunsi, Martins Jesuloni and Gift Martins.

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SSS Frees Three Arrested RevolutionNow Protesters, Detain Four Others

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Photos From Revolution Now Protests In Abuja, Lagos And Osun By Sowore's Supporters

As part of the activities to mark their one year anniversary, the Coalition for Revolution, conveners of the "Revolution Now" protests led to Omoyele Sowore has embarked on another protests in Lagos, Abuja and other parts of the country. Recall that on August 5th, 2019, the group embarked on the first nation-wide protest which led to the arrest of many of their members, including their leader, Omoyele Sowore into police net. Today, which makes it exactly one year the revolution took place, the agitated members

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Photos From Revolution Now Protests In Abuja, Lagos And Osun By Sowore's Supporters

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Just in: Nigerian Activist, Olawale Bakare released by DSS.

Olawale who was arrested on Wednesday at Osogbo in Osun State, for taking part in the RevolutionNow protest that took lot of citizens going on streets in different parts of the country to request for a better governance from the President Muhammadu Buhari administration. Olawale Bakare, a Nigerian activist popularly known as Mandate, has been freed by the Department of State Services (DSS). Bakare was arrested in Osogbo, on Wednesday for displaying his fundamental human right by participating in the RevolutionNow

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Just in: Nigerian Activist, Olawale Bakare released by DSS.

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Check out the full story behind the attack on Osun State Governor during the EndSARS protest

The EndSARS protest went wrong yesterday at the capital city of Osun state, Osogbo. After two people were reported to be dead during a peaceful protest, the youths of the city decided to fight back as many were pictured with deadly weapons. During the process of venting their anger, Governor Adegboyega Oyetola's convoy was intentionally damaged by the angry protesters. The governor addresses the angry youth about those who lost their lives in during the protests and tries to urge them to make sure their agitation

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Check out the full story behind the attack on Osun State Governor during the EndSARS protest

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Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria This Morning, 29/10/2020

Osun #ENDSARS Protesters Accuse State Government Of Manipulating Judicial Panel Of Inquiry, Demand Review he Osun #ENDSARS protesters have accused the state government of influencing and manipulating members of the judicial panel of enquiry to listen to cases of extrajudicial activities of security personnel in the state. The protesters also accused the government of sponsoring an unknown body to impersonate the protesters and pledge allegiance to the state government. The protesters in a statement released

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Top Newspaper Headlines In Nigeria This Morning, 29/10/2020

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4 Hottest News In Nigeria this Wednesday Afternoon, 5th August, 2020

4) BREAKING: RevolutionNow, DSS Rearrests Bakare, Three Others. After one year, the Convener of RevolutionNow in Osun State, Olawale Bakare, has been rearrested by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS in Osogbo. Recall that a human rights activist, pro-democracy campaigner, and former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore staged a protest in Lagos, Abuja, Osun and other parst of the country which led to his arrest and detention. Olawale, today with members of the Revolution Now converged at the

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4 Hottest News In Nigeria this Wednesday Afternoon, 5th August, 2020

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#ENDSARS: Gov Oyetola mandated to resign or increase Osun State Workers' Salaries within 7 days

Some coordinators of the #EndSARS movement in Osun State have given the state government a seven - working day ultimatum to increase the salaries and allowances of its workers. The movement, on Friday, in a statement co-signed by its Spokesperson, Olawale Bakare, and Mobilisation Secretary, Olushayo Ogunleye, rejected the recent increase in salaries announced by the government and demanded a review. Olawale Bakare aka Mandate and Sowore The group said only a five percent increase was affected by the basic salaries

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#ENDSARS: Gov Oyetola mandated to resign or increase Osun State Workers' Salaries within 7 days

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3 Dies And Many Injured In Osun State End Sars Protest.

We all know that the End Sars Protest has been on for over a week now. In Osogbo on Saturday the protest turned violent as three persons lost their lives. Aside that, many vehicles in the osun state Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola's convoy we're all damaged as hoodlums stormed the scene of the protest following the report from Punch, one person whose name could not be taken died at the teaching hospital by name Ladoke Akintola in Oshogbo. A Doctor in the hospital who didn't want his name to be mentioned, told the

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3 Dies And Many Injured In Osun State End Sars Protest.

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This Is Why Omoyele Sowore Is Still Living In Abuja

The Converner of the Revolution now protest last year, Omoyele Sowore with is co-defendant, Olawale Bakare has initiated an appeal to counter the judgement of the Federal High Court located in Abuja.  Sowore and Bakare had filed the suit on five grounds at the court of Appeal in the FCT. However, Sowore is combating the bail condition imposed on him to stay in Abuja as he await the hearing and conclusion of the suit leveled against him by the Buhari led administration.  Sowore and his co-defendant, Olawal

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This Is Why Omoyele Sowore Is Still Living In Abuja

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Governor Narrowly Escapes Death As 3 People Were Killed During End Sars Protest

Not less than 3 people have died on Saturday in Osogbo when the End SARS protest became violent. Likewise, several cars among the convoy of Adegboyega Oyetola, the Governor of Osun State, were destroyed after an assault by alleged hooligans at the area of the protest. Information that was gathered shows that one person had died at Ladoke Akintola Hospital, in Osogbo. Even though, the name of the victim can not be ascertained immediately. A physician in the hospital announced that the victim died of injuries

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Governor Narrowly Escapes Death As 3 People Were Killed During End Sars Protest

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Revolution Now Protest: What the Court Judgment Actually Means

A scene at the protest. A judge today in Lagos declared the disruption of the protest of the Revolution Now by the police unconstitutional and illegal. The judge, Maureen Onyetenu, didn't only declare it illegal, he also awarded one million naira against the federal government. Mr. Omoyele Sowore on 5 August, 2019 called for a nationwide protest against bad governance in Nigeria. He was subsequently arrested by officers of the Department of State Service (DSS) and the planned protest was disrupted by the po

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Revolution Now Protest: What the Court Judgment Actually Means

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Sahara Publisher, Sowore and aide, Bakare resumes trial in court

Following the arrest of the Publisher of Sahara Reporter, one of the most widely read online media organization in the country, Omoyele Sowore by the operatives of the Department of State Security (DSS) on August 3, 2019 on the grounds of a purported usurpation of state authority by the machination of his novel nationwide protest tagged #RevolutionNow protest, Sowore and Bakare were remanded in prison till his final release on December 24, 2019 after futile attempts by his attorney for his release. During

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Sahara Publisher, Sowore and aide, Bakare resumes trial in court