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Why we initially denied our personnel were at the Lekki tollgate

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Brigadier-General AI Taiwo, the Commander 81 of the Military Intelligence Brigade, has explained why the Nigerian army initially denied that its personnel was involved in the at the Lekki tollgate shooting.


Recall that shortly after the shooting of EndSARS protesters on October 20, the Nigerian Army via its official Twitter handle, denied the involvement of its officers at the protest ground.


While Testifying before the Lagos state Judicial panel yesterday, November 21, Taiwo said the military initially denied because it did not have its fact available.

‘The first statement was born out of the fact that we did not have the facts available to us and the second was because nobody was sent to the Lekki tollgate to breakup any protest” he said.

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New Music: Yungsniekey – Super Story

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Fast-rising afro-fuji artist Yungsniekey debuts his latest single “Super Story“, Produced by Daihardbeatz.


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“Mummy forgive me” – Actress, Nkechi Blessing reconciles with Toyin Abraham

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Popular Nollywood actress, Nkechi Sunday Blessing has finally settled her diffrence with fellow actress, Toyin Abraham.



This is coming after Blessed was rushed to the hospital as she collapsed during a movie set some days ago.

Taking to Instagram to pen a public apology from her sickbed, the thespian wrote;

“I was going to write a page full of epistle.. But let me finish my last drip and come say them to you face to face ..In d main time ..Mummy mi Edakun Ejebure.. I miss you plenty @toyin_abraham.”

Toyin Abraham in response took to her comment section and wrote;
“My love..it’s fine..I love and miss you more.”

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IGP queries police legal officer over suit challenging the legality of the state jiducial panels

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The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has directed immediate investigations into a suit purportedly challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry, investigating allegations by citizens against officers of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

The IGP, who gave the order on the heels of trending reports in the media, today 3rd December, 2020, expressed the disapproval of the Force Management Team on the matter and ordered investigations into the alleged role of the Force Legal Section including its Head.

A statement released by the spokesperson of the Force, Frank Mba, says the Force Legal Officer has been queried and may face further sanctions if found guilty of dereliction of duty.

Mba said the IGP is committed to fulfilling all his obligations with regards to the disbandment of the defunct SARS, the ongoing Judicial Panels and all other police reforms.

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