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#ENDSARS: Grid lock at ibadan Oyo state

in the chants to end SARS across the federation , grid lock in iworoad, agodi gate and its environs . so many people couldnt go to their place of work, all want SARS to end. Some of the protesters spoke to us @ Diamondbeads saying , “most of the people killed are innocent, SARS operate with reckless abandon, not minding ...

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Boko/ Haram terrorists: 23 members of the group surrender to Soldiers in Borno state

The Defence Headquarters says that Thirteen Boko Haram terrorists, along with six women and 17 children from the village of Kodila, surrendered to the soldiers of the 151st Task Force Battalion at Banki Junction in the Bama Local Government Area of Borno. Coordinator, Activities of the Defence Media, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, in a statement on Sunday in Abuja, announced this. ...

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Nigeria: CLEEN Foundation, NHRC, Open Society Foundations Hold Zoom Meeting on Counter-Terrorism Legislation

By www.csomedia.com.ng CLEEN Foundation in partnership with the National Human Rights Commission and support from Open Society Foundations, August 19, in Abuja, held a Zoom meeting on Counter-Terrorism Legislation in Nigeria. With Nnmadi Odo and Jenny Torhee, as Moderators, the participants at the meeting were: o       ONSA: Office of the National Security Adviser. o       NCS: Nigeria Correction (formally Prison) Service. o       ...

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COVID-19: CLEEN Foundation, Experts Decry Gross Rights Abuse By Security Agents

Experts on security matters have described as worrisome the spate of human rights abuse by security operatives, whose duty is to first protect and defend the rights of Nigerians. One of the experts, Dr. Michael Ugwueze, who spoke during a webinar on Counter-Terrorism Legislations in Nigeria, organised by the CLEEN foundation, said the conduct of security agents in the enforcement ...

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CLEEN Foundation put together stakeholders virtual meeting on Counter-Terrorism Legislation

The increased rate of abuse of human rights perpetrated by security operatives usually resulting to untimely death of the victims has become worrisome to stakeholders.One of the stakeholders at a virtual meeting put together by the CLEEN Foundation on Counter Terrorism Legislation in Nigeria, Dr Michael Ugwueze, said the level of distrust amongst security agencies in countering terrorism has led ...

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VACANCIES : UN JOBS

Finance AssistantSave the Children – Save the Children InternationalAdded: 1 hour agoSave Senior Associate, Strategic Communications, TurkeyECF – European Climate FoundationTurkeyAdded: 1 hour agoSave Programme Analyst (Team Leader), Climate, Environment, Resilience – deadline extendedUNDP – United Nations Development ProgrammeArmeniaAdded: 1 hour ago | Closing: 9 Aug 2020Save Un(e) Chargé(e) des opérations pour l’Irak (H/F)HI – Handicap InternationalFixed termFranceAdded: 1 hour ago | Closing: 27 ...

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Foundation calls for Investigation of Security Agents over Extortions

CLEEN Foundation has urged the federal government to investigate extortion of citizens by security agents while enforcing the COVID-19 lockdown in the South-South region and across the country. The Executive Director of the organization, Dr Benson Olugbuo made the demand in a statement he signed and issued to newsmen on Tuesday. Olugbuo noted that virtually all sectors of public and ...

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N. Korea discusses new policies for increasing ‘nuclear war deterrence’: KCNA

The meeting was Kim’s first reported public appearance in more than three weeks and came after reports said the Trump administration had discussed holding the first US nuclear test in decades North Korea discussed new policies for increasing its “nuclear war deterrence” during a military meeting presided over by leader Kim Jong Un, state media reported Sunday. The meeting was ...

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President Buhari, Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit Asked To Investigate Speaker Of Lagos Assembly, Obasa

The petition was sent to President Buhari and NFIU following the discovery of over N1bn in one account linked to Obasa. President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit have been asked to investigate Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, over gross financial misconduct, criminal breach of public trust, abuse of office and likelihood of money laundering. ...

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Trump hits the golf course as US kicks off summer season

President Donald Trump returns to the White House after golfing at the Trump National club in Sterling, Virginia on May 23, 2020 President Donald Trump kicked off the start of the American summer season on Saturday with his first golf outing in two months, underlining his push for a return to normal life in the United States. With lockdowns easing ...

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