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BBOG Group Plans Mega Rally To Mark 180 Days Of Chibok Girls’ Abduction

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BBOGThe #BringBackOurGirls (BBOG) advocacy group will hold a rally in Abuja next Tuesday to commemorate Day 180 or six months of the abduction of the Chibok schoolgirls.

219 girls are still being held in captivity by Boko Haram insurgents who abducted them from their school in Chibok, Borno State on April 14, 2014.

The BBOG has been drawing global attention to the schoolgirls’ plight and reminding the Nigerian government of the need to ensure that the girls are returned safe so that they can reunite with their parents.

Speaking during its normal sit-out protest in Abuja yesterday, one of the leaders of the BBOG, Aisha Yusufu, said that the planned rally would be used to let the world know that six months after, the girls are still in captivity and to insist on the rights of the girls.

“It is high time we rallied together and make sure that we make the appropriate demand to the authority to do the needful to rescue these girls and bring them back.

“We are looking at the rally this time around being big but at the same time, we have resolved that even if it is only 10 of us, we will still do our protest but we want people to come out and join us; we hope that Nigerians will come out collectively.

“It is six months; everyday that those girls are there is evidence that we are not important because if anyone of us is in the same situation, nothing will be done.

“We are hoping on it taking place all over the world. We see that with the day of the girl-child coming up, we know that to every girl-child, action they say speaks louder than words. You are telling the girl-child that she should go to school but yet we see those girls that have dared to go to school and have been abducted for six months and the whole world has done nothing. That speaks louder than any narrative that you go and tell a child.

“It’s been half a year that those girls have been gone. Each of us should look at our houses and think of if any of our child or anybody from our neighbourhood faces the same fate, how painful it will be.

“You can imagine for everyday in six months, those girls have been going through all manner of terrible things that we cannot imagine.

“It was really painful the other time when the President said it was three months of their abduction when it was actually over five months. That tells you the importance the government attaches to the rescue of these girls.

“As a country, I think that we have fallen almost to our greatest low for these girls to still be missing after this long period ýand for every child/ girl-child out there, we have shown them that they don’t matter because they now see it as 219 of their colleagues taken away and the nation is doing nothing. That is a new low for us as a nation”.

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Femi Otedola Reacts To Lekki Tollgate Shooting

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Femi Otedola Finally Reacts To Lekki Tollgate Shooting
Femi Otedola

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Nigerian businessman, Femi Otedola has finally reacted to the shooting that took place at Lekki Tollgate, Lagos on Tuesday.

Information Nigeria recalls men dressed in military wears opened fire on unarmed #EndSARS protesters, who convened at the area.

Otedola took to his Instagram page on Sunday to commiserate with the families of those who lost their lives in the unfortunate incident.

Sharing a photo of the Nigerian flag, he wrote;

“The horrors that have been unfolding in our country have left me filled with sadness. I deeply commiserate with those who have lost their loved ones and as a father, I share the sentiment of my three daughters who protested in Lagos and London. As a young boy of 16, I participated in the ‘Ali Must Go Protest’ of 1978, so I understand the determination of our youths who rightly want our country to be better. We must all do our part to make Nigeria great! I will continue to do my own quota in providing for those who are most in need of support in our country in these tough times .…F.Ote💲”

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“Oke Wasn’t Killed By Stray Bullet, He Was Stabbed By Thugs” – Brother Claims

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“Oke Wasn’t Killed By Stray Bullet, He Was Stabbed By Thugs” - Brother Claims
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Information Nigeria recalls a graphics designer identified as Oke, was killed hours after tweeting “Nigeria will not kill me” on Wednesday.

It was reported that the young man had passed away after he was hit by a stray bullet.

The deceased’s younger brother, Daniel has come out to clear the air regarding the circumstances leading to his death.

Daniel revealed his brother was stabbed on the neck by thugs who infiltrated and ransacked their home.

In his words;

Good day, My name is Obi-Enadhuze Daniel younger brother of the now deceased Okechukwu Obi-Enadhuze @O_Okee . I, my brother and mother lived at makinde police barracks, mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos State.

Today at about 11 o’clock in the morning the police station at makinde was attacked by thugs who wanted to destroy the station, I my mom and brother were holed up in our house.

 The attack went on for hours before the thugs eventually breached the police and proceeded to set the station on fire, after accomplishing this they set their sights to the barracks and began the assault, they proceeded to destroy every car in the barracks, my mom’s 2 cars where destroyed and set on fire and then they infiltrated our house by breaking the door they then proceeded to ransack the house and carted away with everything we own. 

 my brother on trying to get them to take everything but spare us was pushed to my mom’s room and stabbed on the neck, the attacker then proceeded to attack me but missed my neck but got my chin instead, after this my mom and I carried my brothers body to the entrance of the station soliciting for help from the thugs still ravaging the barracks, we were finally able to put him in a wheelbarrow and took him to a hospital where he was rejected because “he was already dead” unfazed we moved him to another hospital where he met the same treatment this was where he bled his last drops of blood and died, his body has now been moved to a morgue

we have lost every single thing we own, as our house was completely ransacked and set on fire the only thing left is my brothers phone and at about 8 o’clock this evening the barracks was still on fire but Okechukwu has paid with the ultimate price

I and my mother are homeless with nothing now but we’re safe for now, we thank everyone that has been able to reach out to us, and were able to share consoling words with us in these trying times, God bless you

While we were holed up in the house the three of us said these words together and we say it again ” THREE OF US ARE HERE, THREE OF US ARE TOGETHER, THREE OF US ARE SAFE”

Let it be known that my brother @O_Okee  was NOT killed by a police bullet but died a hero protecting my mother and I.

If you see this please retweet, let the world know how Okechukwu died. He was NOT killed by a police bullet but thugs in his home!”

Read Also: RIP Oke: Barely 3hours After Tweeting “Nigeria Will Not End Me” #EndSARS Protester Dies From Gunshot

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Youths Burn Down Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)

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Youths Burn Down Gov Sanwo-Olu’s Mother’s House In Lagos (VIDEO)Lagos youths have set the family house of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on fire.

This was after the Governor said that no nobody was killed during the shooting by soldiers at Lekki Toll Gate on Tuesday night.

Sanwo-Olu had debunked claims that the soldiers opened fire and killed some peaceful protesters.

Recall that men of the Nigerian Army reportedly opened fire on protesters following the declaration of 24 hours curfew by the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwolu.

Bullets fired by security operatives hit some persons and at least two persons have been confirmed killed by the police and many injured

Voices in viral footage blamed the shootings on soldiers.

However, the angry youth attacked several important places such as Nigeria Port Authority, TVC News, and the family house of the Governor where his mother resides.

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