Some youths in Edo State continued with their EndSars protest on Tuesday despite the 24-hour curfew announced by the state government. The protest against police brutality which has been going on for a week now takes a new turn in Edo state as hoodlums have allegedly hijacked the protest. The protesters were marching around the capital city on Friday to demand an end to police cruelty when they were attacked by thugs. 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EDO STATE NEWS today on Legit.ng. 8 Cincinnati (8-0) and No. Protests against police brutality in Lagos turned bloody on Tuesday despite a state-wide curfew, with eyewitnesses telling CNN that multiple demonstrators have been shot by soldiers. Re: 'Revolution Now' October 1st Protest Ongoing In Edo State (Photos) by tamdun: 10:15am On Oct 01 Antoeni : Omoyele Sowore is Goimg on with Revolution_Now protest October 1st, in defiant violation of his bail conditions and no one is calling him to order including Falana -his lawyer. The ongoing protest against police brutality and extrajudicial killings was on Friday disrupted in Edo State as the protesters were attacked by some armed men. Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1821, repeated it. Edo State Government on Friday granted request for a state burial for the victim of #EndSARS protest who was allegedly shot dead by hoodlums who hijacked the protest in Benin. Some youths in Edo State continued with their EndSARS protest on Tuesday despite the 24-hour curfew announced by the state government. Click to Watch Our YouTube […] Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki and his deputy, Philip Shaibu, were sworn-in for a second term in office yesterday, with a pledge to deepen reforms and diversify the state economy to consolidate on the progress of his first term. The Raw Material Research and Development (RMRDC) and the University of Benin, Edo State, have developed bio-degradable lubricants from black dates and rubber seed oil. The governor lamented that during the #EndSARS protest, Edo was a hotspot as hoodlums took advantage of the heightened anxieties surrounding the September 19 governorship election to cause mayhem. During the attack which took place at Ring Road, at least one person was killed, while others sustained injuries. Police personnel yesterday clashed with protesters in Benin City, Edo State, Owerri, Imo State and Ughelli, Delta State, as calls for scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, thickened. Free subscription Get the hottest stories from the largest news site in Nigeria. By Rasheed Sobowale The Federal Government of Nigeria in its bid to stem criminal activities has through the Nigeria Com... By Owei Lakemfa THE Hungarian Parliament in Central Europe on Tuesday, December 15, 2020  made a startling discovery tha... Ogbeh, former Minister of Communications under President Shagari and of Agriculture under Buhari from 2015 to 2019, was... By Dele Sobowale Thomas Paine, 1737-1809, said it first. The staff who barricaded the ever-busy Ramat Park, Aduwawa-Agbor road, also demanded the sacking of Edugie Agbonlahor, the managing director of the state-owned transport company. Download Vanguard News App. Di curfew go take effect from 4:00pm on Monday October 19, 2020. We gathered that injured protesters were treated at the nearby Edo State Government-owned Central Hospital, Benin. Read, comment and subscribe. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has urged the state Police Command not to allow recent incidents that followed the #EndSARS protests in the state to demoralise them, but draw lessons from them and rebuild public confidence and trust. TWO million Brits could receive their first dose of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine within a fortnight, with doses of the jab available from January 4. Ibrahim, Director-General of RMRDC, include building capacity in the auto industry and eradicating or reducing the environmental challenges emanating from the use of…. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has decried the role of fake news and distortion of facts in the escalation of violence and carnage across the country following the #EndSARS protests. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has stressed the need for Nigeria to diversify its economy from crude oil, stating that agriculture holds hope and better promise for the country. Following the government's directive, schools and businesses in the state are to shutdown activities accordingly. A Marin County judge might soon begin ordering the transfer of San Quentin State Prison inmates to other prisons in response to a wave of coronavirus safety complaints. Edo state map. A four-man robbery gang terrorising residents of Ubiaja in Esan South East local government area of Edo State yesterday met their Waterloo as the gang leader, simply identified as Osagie, was shot dead during a robbery in the area. Commuters stranded as Edo transport company workers protest ... More News. The EndSARS protest in Benin, Edo State turned bloody on Friday, October 16, when armed hoodlums attacked protesters. Another protesters, Victoria Nkechi, (60), said she is on the street to support the youths in their protest for good governance. This is the 13th time we are coming out to protest in respect of the non-profit of our arrears and gratuity. The thugs were said to have been armed with guns, machetes, and other weapons. An armed squad of the Nigerian Correctional service have gunned down two End SARS protesters during a prisons break on Monday in Benin City, the Edo State … The research objectives, according to Prof. H.D.   Edo State Government has set up a Judicial Panel of Inquiry into circumstances surrounding the #EndSARS protests in Edo State. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has assured of the safety and security of the Super Eagles players, supporters and visitors to the state for the 2021 AFCON qualifier against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. The […] The incident happened at Ring road in Benin City, Edo State. Two #EndSARS Protesters, on Friday, have been killed, and one severely injured during the #EndSARS protests in Edo state. Edo State goment don establish Judicial Panel of Inquiry to investigate di circumstance wey surround di #EndSARS protests inside Edo State. Today, I am glad that they are protesting for good governance today,” she said. A Nigerian newspaper and Online version of the Vanguard, a daily publication in Nigeria covering Nigeria news, Niger delta, general national news, politics, business, energy, sports, entertainment, fashion,lifestyle human interest stories, etc. In Abuja, many people were injured and vehicles damaged when anti-and pro-SARS protesters clashed. Get the latest news and analysis of issues from Nigeria, Africa and around the world, direct into your inbox, daily. The Edo State government slammed a 24-hour curfew on the state to restore normalcy. Activities were grounded on Monday at the Edo City Transport Service (ECTS) following a protest by staff over alleged non-remittance of their contributory pension funds to the appropriate authorities. Edo state Government don declare 24-hour curfew for di state till further notice. While the government of Edo state respects the rights of its citizens to undertake legitimate protests, it cannot sit idly when hoodlums have taken laws into their hands to cause mayhem on innocent citizens and the state. Huge efforts to develop a home-grown Covid-19 … The hoodlums are […] A map of Edo State. Members of Edo Civil Society Organisations on Friday protested against the anti-electricity theft bill newly passed by the state House of Assembly as well as … 2023: We’re not afraid of those opposed to Tinubu — Senator Adeyeye, We don’t know about Tinubu, but Fayemi must contest —Hon. Check out Edo state election updates and other breaking news. 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On Sunday, there were reports of violence by these hoodlums as cars were allegedly robbed and females were attacked. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has described Freshforte mall as world class in delivering quality farm products and giving Nigerians great shopping experience. Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site. The protesters had gathered at Ring road in Edo state to stage their peaceful protest to demand an end to police … Drop your mail and be the first to get fresh news. Keeping you up to date with the latest news, events and happenings in Nigeria Latest News, Events and Happenings in Edo :: Bestnaira.com Forex: $1 = ₦380.50 NGN Friday, 25 December 2020 The Edo State Development and Property Agency (EDPA) has rallied youths in Ikpoba Okha Local Government Area (LGA) on a cleanup of Emotan Gardens after the destruction that trailed the #ENDSARS violence in the state. Hoodlums with machetes, guns, and other weapons stormed the venue of the protest and attacked protesters. “As a matter of fact, the money is available, it has been given to the State government to be disbursed to pensioners and ever since the money came, Edo state Governor has kept mute, he has been so silence over the disbursement. The State Deputy Governor, Philip Shaibu granted the request when hundreds of the protesters matched to the state’s government house with the corpse of the victim. READ: #EndSARS: Protesters launch helpline centre, online radio platform, ‘Soro Soke’ Ogie said, “This decision has become necessary because of the very disturbing incidents of vandalism and attacks on private individuals and institutions by hoodlums in the guise of the #ENDSARS protests. Around the capital City on Friday to demand an end to police cruelty when they attacked. Nigerians great shopping experience the world, direct into your inbox, daily, I called for due! 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