NPower Beneficiaries Protest over delayed Stipend
It was a dramatic moment in the capital city of Nigeria as some frustrated Npower beneficiaries and their children were seen protesting against non payment of July, August stipends and backlogs for previous months.
They also appeal to the Federal Government and honourable minister Sadiya Umar Farouq for the extension of the program to at least two years like that of preceding batches A and B.
In the past one year, this laudable scheme has been riddled with epileptic payment system.
Aside this, many are of the opinion that it is unfair for Batch C beneficiaries to spend just one year instead of two years even without the promise of electronic gadgets and N-exit loan enjoyed by previous batches.
#EndSARS: Lagos Police Band Protest, Governor Declares Curfew As Protest Turns To Violence
As protest in Lagos state continue to turn bloody in many parts of the state which has led to vandalism of property and killing of innocent citizen, this have necessitated the Lagos state government to declare a 24 hour curfew in the state which will start by 4PMIn another dimension, the Lagos state police command has now banned all form of protest or gathering in the state. This was made know y the police spokesman in a statement today.The statement reads:Due to t...
Protest Rocks Plateau Community Over Incessant Attacks, Killing Of ‘Over 100 People By Terrorists In Two Days’
There is apprehension in the Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State, as youths and women in the state are currently protesting over incessant attacks and the killing of locals by gunmen suspected to be bandits, terrorists or herders.The protesters wore black attire and display leaflets to express their dissatisfaction over the situation in Mangu that has led to hundreds of death in the community. had reported how suspected terrorists attacked and reportedly ki...
NPower Fraud: Dbanj Released form Custody
After spending over 48 hours at their custody, the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) has decided to release Oladapo Oyebanjo, popularly known by his stage name D’banj.It comes after three days of detention in the custody of the commission.The ICPC released the music star on grounds that he may be summoned later for further investigations.It is important to note that Dbanj is being investigated for diverting Npower fund worth billions of naira.
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