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Amotekun, A Vote Of No Confidence On Buhari: PDP

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Amotekun Operation vehicles

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed that the governors of South West have passed a vote of no confidence on President Muhammadu Buhari with the establishment of the security outfit, Amotekun.

Amotekun Operatives

Amotekun Operatives

This was made known by the spokesman for the PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan. According to the statement, PDP arrived at that conclusion after a wide consultation and extensive meeting on the security situation in the country.

Also Read: Nigerians Knock Tinubu Over Comment On Amotekun

The opposition party also condemned the fedetal government over the killing of CAN Chairman of Adamawa South Local Government, Reverend Lawan Andimi by Boko Haram.

See the lengthy statement below:

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PDP’s statement

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BREAKING: Hoodlums Invade Ondo Prison, Release Inmates

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BREAKING: Hoodlums Invade Ondo Prison, Release Inmates
BREAKING: Hoodlums Invade Ondo Prison, Release Inmates

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According to reports, no less than 58 inmates of the National Correctional Service Centre located in Okitipupa, the headquarters of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State have been released by hoodlums on Thursday.

It was gathered the hoodlums stormed the center, burnt down a vehicle, and forcefully released the inmates.

Also Read: #EndSARS: Hoodlums Hijack Benin Protest, Free Prisoners

It was also gathered that several items were also destroyed on the premises of the prison service.

This is the second jailbreak to be recorded this week, following the jailbreak recorded in Benin, Edo State earlier in the week.

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Ikoyi Prison On Fire, Inmates Attempt Jail Break (Video)

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Ikoyi Prison On Fire, Inmates Attempt Jail Break (Video)
Ikoyi Prison On Fire, Inmates Attempt Jail Break (Video)

Ikoyi prisoners attempt jailbreak

An attempted jailbreak has reportedly occurred at the Ikoyi Prisons of the Nigeria Correctional Service located in Lagos State.

Videos circulating on social media suggest the Ikoyi prison has been broken into, some building set on fire, and gunshots are been heard as officials try to control the pandemonium.

Also Read: Lekki Shooting: No One Can Explain Buhari’s Silence, Says Kukah

A video clip of the jailbreak shows smoke coming from the prison premises while gunshots were heard in the background.

According to reports gathered the police and military personnel had been deployed to assist prison guards to foil the attempt by inmates to escape.

Watch the video below:

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Buhari Holds National Security Meeting Amid EndSARS Protests Violence

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Buhari Holds National Security Meeting Amid #EndSARS Protests Violence

Muhammadu Buhari

Amid the violence erupting from the #EndSARS protests across the country, a meeting of the National Security Council been presided by President Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

A presidential media aide, Bashir Ahmed made this known via his Twitter handle on Thursday.

Present at the meeting are the Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President Professor Ibrahim Gambari and the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno (retd).

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The service chiefs led by the Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin; as well as the Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar are also in attendance.

Also present are the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, Director General of National, Department of State Services, Yusuf Bichi, Director General, National Intelligence Agency, Ahmed Rufa’i and the Directorate of Military Intelligence.

The Minister of Defence, Bashir Magashi; Rauf Aregbesola (Interior); Mohammad Dingyadi (Police Affairs) and Geoffrey Onyeama( Foreign Affairs) are also present.

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