#HarassBuhariOutOfLondon protest appears to have come and gone due to the fact that the President of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari is back to the country after a 2-week medical leave which saw him jet out of Nigeria to the UK where he reportedly received treatment. Nigerians in the UK made it a 'No Peace' for him as they stormed Abuja House on a daily basis to ask Buhari to return back to Nigeria and also resign from office after they narrated how things have been hard for Nigerians in Nigeria which has
Bolt, Uber Drivers To Commence Strike On Monday It is no more news that Some Uber and Bolt drivers in Lagos on Saturday asked the e-hailing companies to immediately increase fares being charged by the operators, failing which they would go off the road from Monday. The e-cab operators, under the aegis of Professional E-hailing Drivers and Private Owners Association (PEDPA), threatened to embark on the strike if their demands were not met. FG Set July As Deadline For Forensic Audit The Federal Government led
A Nigerian lady has taken to Facebook to narrate what happened after she ordered a bolt. She said that she ordered a bolt early in the morning, probably yesterday, and she was not comfortable after seeing the elderly man standing by her gate. She said that she was not confortable because of the man's age but she had no choice other than to enter the car. The Nigerian lady, Akinnuoye Temitope said that the ride was interesting till they got to Anthony where a VIO officer slapped her driver because the driver
We can be living in a particular area for so many years and still not know the way around our territory.And it's not even because we don't go out so much, but sometimes we just go out and then back to our home.No strolls.
The one-week strike action sponsored by Professional E-hailing Drivers & Private Owners Association (PEDPA) commenced in the early hours of Monday, 19th April 2021, in Lagos as some e-hailing cab drivers gathered themselves in strategic bus stops with their placards.The protest was tagged a #EndUBER/Bolt/inDriverslavery.
The issue of Nigerians being harassed and extorted by the Police cannot be over emphasized as it has become a thing of worry. Precisely two days, ago activist Rinu make a tweet about a young Nigerian who came back from the UAE, took Uber from where the airport to where he was going but unfortunately, he bumped into the police who unlawfully profiled him, searched his phone and dragged him to their station. According to the tweet made, the man was Forced to write a statement and made to pay 200k. After Rinu made
A few hours ago, a report had it that Uber and bolt drivers in Lagos state threatened to embark on strike from Monday. The recent development started after the e-hailing companies immediately increase fares being charged by the operators. In reacting to the threat issues by the drivers, Senator Shehu Sani took to his Twitter account and dropped a statement that gained people's attention. Sharing the tweet, he said, "Uber and Bolt Strike on Monday will help Keke Napep and Okada." However, according to Vanguard,
In our country today, booking a ride on apps like uber,bolt and so on is one of the safest ways to move from one place to another, considering the fact that these private taxis make it very easy and comfortable to move from one place to another.
A trending video showing how a VIO officer slapped an Uber driver has been making rounds online. A lady identified as Akinnuoye Temitope who shared this video on her Facebook page narrated her experience. The lady said when she ordered her ride in the morning, she was surprised to see her elderly man at her gate but she said she wasn't comfortable with his age but she had no choice. The lady explained that when their ride started, everything was peaceful and entertaining until they got to Anthony in Lagos state.
Gone are the days when one must wait for hours before getting a vehicle, the days of standing under unfriendly weather conditions for a cab is also over, the truth is, we have so many choices today, getting a cab or a motorbike is something that can be done with just a click on our smartphone or iPhone.
The news of Monday’s planned strike by e-hailing drivers (Uber and Bolt), will come as a shock to many, after the e-cab operators, under the aegis of Professional E-hailing Drivers and Private Owners Association (PEDPA), asked the company to increase fares being charged by operators or they will go on strike from Monday. According to the president of PEDPA, Idris Shongua, he said that 95 per cent of transactions are consumed through the Uber and Bolt platforms, as the company has failed to increase its price
Sequel to the EndSARS protest that happened last year October that saw angry Nigerian youths speaking up against police brutality and bad governance, another case of extortion and brutality has occurred this evening.This particular encounter was recounted by Rinu Oduala, the young activist during the protest.
The Nigerian Artist Peruzzi who rose to prominence after being featured on a song by a Nigerian musician or legend well known as 2 Baba on song called ‘Amaka says He has for one lost a huge sum of money worth #400,000 meant for Dubai trip to a Cab Driver.
An attack has been reported in the Nigerian Federal capital territory known as Abuja, the attack which occurred in a community known as Tungan-Maje, a suburb in Gwagwalada Area Council, was allegedly foiled by the police officers.The unknown gunmen stormed Tungan-Maje, a suburb in Gwagwalada Area Council in Abuja and began a heavy shootout with the security operatives after the reportedly kidnapped about four (4) residents in Abuja community.
Heavily armed bandits have stormed Abuja one communities once again on Tuesday morning, and have reportedly abducted about four people as they were engaged in a gun fight with police officers.During the course of the gun duel of the bandits and police officers, a police officer sustained gunshot wounds.
Nigerian musician, Peruzzi recently shared a story with the public during an interview he had on a show titled “WithChude”, the musician told a hilarious yet painful story of how he lost the N400,000 Davido sent to him to a taxi driver, it happened before he became famous, the N400k was apparently sent to him by Davido so he could use it to travel to Dubai but he lost the money.
Former Imo State Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, was on Tuesday captured in Abuja over his supposed misappropriation of the assets of the state to the tune of N7.9 billion.There has been a running fight between the former ex governor and the EFCC lately following his cases and counterclaims that he chose whatever is best and that he was being witch -pursued by the EFCC and his replacement, Hope Uzodinma.
Nigerian singer and songwriter, Tobechukwu Victor Okoh who is popularly known as Peruzzi has narrated during an interview how he got duped of N400,000 Davido sent to him to meet him in Dubai.Peruzzi explained during the interview that when he first met singer Davido, he was a nobody as of that time and Davido told him to come and meet him in Dubai.
The Office of the First Lady of Nigeria, in collaboration with a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Women and National Development (WAND), today in Abuja stage a public presentation of a book, titled: Aisha Buhari Being Different.
One of the popular songwriters, Musicians his popularly known as Peruzzi he recounted his ordeal with an Uber Driver who made away with 400 thousand Naira that was meant for a flight ticket which was sent to him by Davido.Peruzzi recounted the ordeal in an interview days after he dropped his debut album since he has been at DMW.