The CEO of Sahara Reporters and human rights activist/Revolution now convener, Mr Omoyele Sowore has alerted Nigerians on another phase of the protest after the proposed June 12th movement. He made the disclosure via his Official social media handle where he called on residents of Abuja to get ready for the phase two of the #BuhariMustGo campaign.
Biafra Agitators Storm London To Protest Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters According to Sahara Reporters, Igbos residing in the United Kingdom have barricaded the Parliament House in London to protest against the alleged genocide in the South East region. In a video shared on Friday morning, the Biafra protesters demanded an end to the killing of Igbo youths in Nigeria.
Several millions of Nigerians have stormed the streets to let the Buhari-led government know that they are dissatisfied with the continuous insecurity challenges, poor infrastructures, poverty and other bad situations in the country. However, a video shared by Sahara Reporters has shown protesters being attacked with teargas in Abuja now.
According to a report reaching our desk from Sahara Reporters, President Muhammadu Buhari in an interview with the Nigerian Television Authority has revealed that some Nigerians don't appreciate the effort his administration is making despite the insufficient resources at its disposal. President Muhammadu Buhari expressed his displeasure that some Nigerians have forgotten so soon what his administration did in the last six years.
Information from a reliable source reveals that the Nigerian Military is currently divided over the mass exodus of 60 Generals. The mass retirement of the 60 generals from the Regular Course 36 in the Nigerian Army, navy and air force became necessary after the recent appointment of Major-General Farouk Yahaya as the Chief of Army Staff.
It is no longer news that June 12th, a date that has been set aside as democracy day in Nigeria, has been fixed as a day for a huge protest against the current situation in the country. June 12th, is a date which is supposed to be a day of celebrations as it reminds Nigerians of the day an election which has been dubbed the freest and fairest elections in the country was held.
Today's Headlines: June 12 Protests Kicks Off In Abuja, Heavy Police Presence In Lagos Ahead Of Protest
June 12 Protests Kicks Off In Abuja Sahara Reporters has shared pictures showing the June 12 protest in session. In the photos shared by the news outlet, protesters were spotted carrying huge banners with the hashtag "Buhari Must Go" and "Revolution Now". Here are the pictures below;
Nigeria Democracy Day, which we normally celebrate on 29th of May but now falls on June 12, is around the corner. This year's Democracy Day is coming up this weekend and as the result of it, Monday 14th June 2021 has been declared a public holiday to mark the celebration.
It has been reported recently by Sahara Reporters that President Buhari-led government is set to pay Nigerian Students' Leader, Sunday Asefon #40million to Mobilise Thugs to disrupt June 12 Nationwide protest. According to reports, all arrangements about the fund have already been concluded. Sunday Asefon had a meeting with the Inspector General of police and he promised to mobilize thugs against those planning June 12 Protest using his power as NANS president.
Jue12protest: All Markets, Parks, Schools, Churches, Shrine, Mosques, Businesses Will be Shut down-Sowore
The Nigerian human rights activist, pro-democracy campaigner, former presidential candidate, and CEO of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore has announced that churches, schools, parks, markets, businesses, mosques and shrines will be shut down all over the 36 states in the country on the 12th June which is always celebrated as democracy day widely.
Photo Credit: (Sahara Reporters and Google) June 12: Newspaper Editor, Agba Jalingo Arrested Over Fake Petition Claiming He Is An Arms Dealer CrossRiverWatch Editor in Chief and rights activist, Citizen Agba Jalingo has been arrested by the Cross River State command of the Nigeria Police Force over a fake petition that he is an arms dealer.
IPOB Is Just Like A Dot, Army Will Handle Them- President Buhari. Nigeria's president, General Muhamadu Buhari has given a stern warning to the indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB) while on an interview with arise tv earlier this morning in Abuja. Buhari noted that the IPOB are just like dots and have no where to run to and he(Buhari) will continue to mobilize the millitary to deal with any IPOB member that is causing unrest in the south-east.
It is important to note that today, 11th June 2021, Friday marks exactly one week after the Nigerian government placed a ban on the usage of the foremost micro-blogging platform, Twitter after it deleted a tweet that was made by the President of the federation, Muhammadu Buhari.
"You know these herdsmen more than I do, & you're elected to protect your people" - Buhari tells Govs
Muhammadu Buhari, who is the president of Nigeria, has urged all the governors in the 36 states to stop depending on him to do everything for them, especially the issue of Fulani herdsmen attack in their various states that they should try to stop them. Some various states in Nigeria are witnessing some dangerous and fearful attacks in agrarian communities by the Fulani herdsmen and because President Muhammadu Buhari is the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces with the power to control the country's centralised security system, some governors who were affected are complaining to the president to do something in order to resolve the issue of attack by Fulani herdsmen.
A recent report by Sahara Reporters says that a large number of Fulani Herdsmen armed with AK-47 were seen entering a town in Ondo State today. According to the report, the Fulani herdsmen entered Igoba Community in the Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State on two trucks.
Today's Headline: Don't Sit Idle Expecting Me To Stop Killer Herdsmen In Your States - Buhari, Rain Disrupts Even Organised In Honour Of IGP Usman Baba In Lagos
President Muhammadu Buhari: Don't Sit Idle Expecting Me To Stop Killer Fulani Herdsmen In Your States The country has been battling with the case of insecurity. Many states have been going through deadly attacks on agrarian communities by Fulani herdsmen, and the governors have been waiting for the President to take action on the case at hand.
Photo and Story Credit: Daily Trust and Sahara Reporters The people of Eke-Onuimo in Onuimo local government Area of Imo State are very apprehensive following the kidnapping of 15 passengers along Enugu- Portharcourt road by people suspected to be herdsmen. The passengers attacked were traveling in separate buses, when they were stopped by the abductors along the Arondizuogu Okigwe road.
Popular comedian Debo Macaroni has reacted to the ongoing peaceful protest in Lagos. It was earlier reported by Sahara Reporters that the security operatives have begun attacking the peaceful protesters with tear gas. Some were also captured on camera forcefully dragging peaceful protesters by their clothes. Debo Macaroni reacting to the harassment of the peaceful protesters cried out on his verified Twitter handle and said;
Reports from Sahara Reporters, confirmed that Mike Pompeo, the immediate former United States Secretary of State, has accused federal government of Nigeria of downplaying the killings of Christians in the Western region of African country, explaining them as conflicts between farmers and herders rather than as religiously motivated acts of terror.
1. Police Arrest IPOB/ESN's Witch Doctor, Others Allegedly Responsible For Imo Attacks. 'Sahara Reporters' recently discloses that IPOB/ESN's Witch Doctor has been arrested by the Nigerian police. According to the report, nine other suspects were also arrested for attacking the country home of the Imo state governor.